Guest Speaker

We are delighted to have Canon Sarah Snyder as our guest speaker for ShrewsMUN 3. Sarah will provide a great speech on the role of faith based reconciliation at our Closing Ceremony. Below is her biography from the Lambeth Palace Website.

Canon Sarah Snyder joined the senior team at Lambeth Palace in 2016 as the Archbishop’s Advisor for Reconciliation. As a theologian and trained mediator, Sarah has worked for many years with communities and senior religious leaders to promote faith-based reconciliation. She previously directed the Cambridge International Summer Schools for faith leaders from conflict zones, and is now the founding director of the Rose Castle Foundation, an international centre of reconciliation in the north of England.

Key responsibilities

  • Supporting the Anglican Church to be an international agent of reconciliation, advising the Archbishop on appropriate conflict interventions.
  • Representing the Archbishop on public platforms to advocate for Reconciliation.
  • Overseeing the Reconciliation team at Lambeth Palace, establishing and developing longer term initiatives – in particular, the Reconciling Leaders Network.