BIOGRAPHY Edward M. Cardoza founded Still Harbor in 2008 and is currently serving as one of its spiritual directors. Still Harbor’s programs of spiritual formation and accompaniment apply the world’s many traditions of contemplative practice to helping individuals and organizations understand, deepen, or reconnect with their inner call, capacity, and commitment to make change in the world by serving others. Still Harbor has provided formation programs for over 75 partner organizations through its Institute for Spiritual Formation & Society, among which are the Global Health Corps, Life Together, AgriCorps, Grove Hall Trust and Roxbury Presbyterian Church Social Impact Center. Ed serves as a board member for Episcopalians for Global Reconciliation and Partners In Health, where he was the Vice President for Development for six years, helping to grow and to expand the organization. During his time at Partners In Health, he lectured at over 150 colleges, universities and secondary schools throughout the United States on themes of service, social justice, global health and liberation theology. As a co-founder of the Praxis Network, he has helped over a dozen non-profit organizations launch, develop and mature. He also served on the boards of Last Mile Health (Liberia), Project Muso (Mali), and Village Health Works (Burundi). Ed is currently a member of the Life Together Leadership Team. Ed received an A.B. in Philosophy from St. John’s Seminary College of Liberal Arts in 1994 and a MA.Min. from Saint John's Seminary School of Theology in 2003. He completed a practicum in spiritual direction at the Center for Religious Development through the Weston Jesuit School of Theology in Cambridge, MA in 2002. In 2014, he was chosen as a Canterbury Scholar and studied at both Canterbury Cathedral and Sarum College. He is a candidate for priesthood in the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts and was ordained to the transitional diaconate on June 6, 2015. He served as a parish intern at the Church of St. Luke in Allston, MA and the Church of St. Paul in Newton, MA. Ed resides with his spouse, Albert A. Cummings, in Cranston, RI and was sponsored by the Church of St. Thomas in Taunton, MA. Together, they enjoy sailing (Ed’s license plate reads “AHOY”), travelling, historic preservation and their chocolate Labrador retriever— Harry.