CHELSEA HORVATH, DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY MINISTRIES
or (212) 362-9300 ext. 225
Chelsea oversees the programs and initiatives of the church that foster the compassionate care, life transformation, and spiritual formation of individuals who struggle with homelessness, addiction, and mental health challenges. She recently received her Master’s Degree in Social Work (MSW) from Hunter College, with a focus on Organizational Management and Leadership. Prior to her work at All Angels’, Chelsea worked in Shanghai, China with a faith-based organization dedicated to the city’s arts and culture sector, its impact on local communities, and the discipleship of artists. Chelsea moved back to the U.S. in 2013 to attend the Trinity Forum Academy as a residential fellow, where she developed a thesis on the studio as liturgical practice. Chelsea has a B.S. in Art Education from a joint program at Case Western Reserve University and the Cleveland Institute of Art. Her artistic practice continues to inform the way she leads a complex (and often times messy) ministry that makes visible the glory of the invisible God.
ISIZAH BLACK, COMMUNITY MINISTRIES OPERATIONS MANAGER
Isizah hails from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He has over a decade of experience with logistics, customer service, and construction. As Community Ministries Operations Manager, Isizah is responsible for overseeing the CM program operations and leading the CM Ops team. Isizah has already proved himself invaluable with his friendly and engaging personality, his thoughtful creation of order, and his ability to make rice out of rain.
WHITNEY EDGE, COMMUNITY MINISTRIES VOLUNTEER MANAGER
After earning a degree in journalism from The University of Georgia in 2009, Whitney moved to the city. Her writing lead her to several nonprofits, and an executive assistant position at The Bowery Mission where she served as the Don’t Walk By campaign coordinator for 2 years.