Brandon Baker is from Glendale, Arizona, a graduate of George Fox University (BA '07, MA '11), and currently resides in Portland, Oregon. He has served as a released minister (pastor) in Northwest Yearly Meeting and as an adjunct professor, filmmaker, and writer. He has a passion for social and eco justice, seeing the work of reconciliation as a primary calling. His favorite Quakers are Jim Corbett, Mary Fisher, Elizabeth Gurney Fry, and Bayard Rustin. He also watches too much soccer.