Posts by Kevin Bolling

Join SSA at the American Atheists National Convention

We hope you will join us in Cincinnati on April 19-21, 2019, for the American Atheists 2019 National Convention! Three days of speakers, workshops, community events. The next generation in the United States is more secular and social justice-oriented than previous generations. SSA executive director, Kevin Bolling will speak about the mindset of millennials and…

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Join Us for Ask An Atheist Day

  National Ask An Atheist Day, on September 20, is an opportunity for secular people and organizations across the country to work together to defeat stereotypes about atheism and encourage courteous dialogue between believers and nonbelievers alike. Ask An Atheist Day is intended to be an opportunity for the general public—particularly people of faith—to approach non-theists…

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SSA Welcomes Marisa Rubio as Development Associate

Marisa Rubio joins the staff of the Secular Student Alliance as the development associate, responsible for the day-to-day relationships with members, donors, and supporters. Marisa has always had a true passion for making a difference in people’s lives and empowering others. She graduated from San Francisco State University where she received her Bachelor of Arts Degree…

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Louise Jett joins the SSA Team

We are excited to have Louise Jett join the SSA staff as our social media coordinator. Communicating is Louise Jett’s specialty. In short, she is a storyteller and an educator. Flexible and strategic, she approaches challenges with optimism and enthusiasm. She is a social media expert and scholar, who spreads awareness of the Ethical Society…

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Now Hiring: Development Associate

  The Secular Student Alliance is currently seeking a full-time Development Associate.   This position will be responsible for assisting the Executive Director and Board of Directors with fundraising outreach to foundations, corporations, existing donors to the organization, in addition to new prospects through outreach, correspondence, face-to-face meetings, grant writing submissions along with managing and developing…

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SSA’s Statement on Accusations Regarding David Silverman

As executive director of the Secular Student Alliance, I am shocked and angry to hear about the accusations of sexual assault by David Silverman against a member of the Secular Student Alliance in 2012 and other women. The staff and members of the Board of Directors of the Secular Student Alliance fully support the courageous…

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SSA Welcomes Nicholas Benedict to the Board of Directors

Nicholas Benedict is a Chief Executive Officer and Board Director who is known for his ability to drive growth by creating new revenue streams and optimizing existing ones. His primary area of expertise is in digital marketing, supported by skills in strategy, service operations, and finance. He recently exited his last company in a trade…

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SSA welcomes Chris Johnson to the Board of Directors

Chris Johnson is a New York-based photographer and filmmaker. He received his undergraduate degree in film production (along with a minor in religious studies) from Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec. His photography has been seen in various outlets, including The New York Times. He is the author of the coffee table photography book, A Better Life: 100 Atheists…

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SSA welcomes David Garcia to the Board of Directors

David Garcia serves as the Director of Policy and Community Building at the Los Angeles LGBT Center and previously served as Executive Director for Michigan’s two largest LGBT Centers, Affirmations and The Kalamazoo Gay and Lesbian Resource Center. Dave first began his fight for LGBT equality after being fired from his position as the Community…

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A Day to Service on Cesar Chavez Day

Let Cesar Chavez Day, on March 31, be a day of community service to respect the work of Cesar and Dolores. For someone whose family described as an ordinary man, Cesar Chavez has set the bar high and left an immense legacy for modern-day activists to follow. Born in Arizona, Chavez saw the plight of…

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