The Reverend Thia Reggio began serving Astoria First Presbyterian Church in October 2012. With a Master of Divinity and a Master of Sacred Theology from Union Theological Seminary in New York City. Prior to entering seminary in 2009, Thia had a lengthy career as a management and communications consultant with Siegel + Gale in New York. Thia also served in lay leadership at Rutgers Presbyterian Church in NYC and Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Clifton Park, NY, as well as receiving a Bereavement Certificate from Maria College and serving in Saratoga Community Hospice. With her husband, Paul, she has three teenage children, Anna, Sam, and Ben.
From the Blog
While in Mexico last July, 2017, I had three encounters with traditional, local, Medicinal Plants experts. The first was in the recently created Clinic of Mazahua Traditional Medicine at the Intercultural University of Mexico State which Mindahi Bastida Munoz co-founded in 2004 in San Felipe del Progreso, Estado de Mexico. … Read more
This week, Australia welcomed home its oldest known human, 43,000 year old Mungo Man. CEE’s Original Caretakers Program Director, Mindahi Bastida, traveled across the globe to be a part of this historic event. Dean Sewell documented the long journey home for The Guardian. Mindahi, what was the purpose of your… Read more