As BioLogos’ event planner, Morganna Downing plans and executes the logistics of BioLogos’ national conferences, donor events, workshops, public lectures, and other events. She appreciates BioLogos’ mission to transform the conversation about evolution and faith from one that has been defined by resentment, hardheartedness, and condescension to one that is marked by kinship, courage, and humility.
Morganna earned her Bachelor of Arts in English literature with a minor in sociology from Calvin College. She enjoys reading poetry, keeping up with current events, and spending time with her husband, Austin, and their darling cats, Finn and Poe.
Gracious Communication: Approaching Hard Conversations
When trying to persuade someone of a belief or practice, sometimes the best way to reach them involves lovingly seeking to understand their point of view.