CPT in Chiapas - Mexico

William Payne

I am a CPT Reservist (part-time worker) in my early 40s, a member of the Toronto Catholic Worker community, and a queer activist.

 

Where have you worked with CPT?

Chiapas (Mexico), Burnt Church (Esgenoopetitj, Canada), Colombia, Palestine, Anishnabe territory (Canada)

 

How did you get involved?

Contact Details: 

Toronto, Ontario
416-536-9511
williamjpayne@yahoo.ca

Country: 
Canada
State/Province/Region: 
Ontario

Rusty Dinkins-Curling

Rusty has pastored several churches in the Chruch of the Brethren and is an ordained minister in that denomination. He has been in the reserve corp of CPT since January of 1999 and has served in Chiapas, Hebron, Oneida and Arizona.
Contact Details: 

2817 Cumberland St. NW
Roanoke, VA 24012
Phone: (540) 561-0915
Email: dincurl@juno.com

Country: 
United States
State/Province/Region: 
Virginia

Matthew Bailey-Dick

Matthew was a part-time CPTer. In addition to participating in CPT teams and delegations in Iraq, Chiapas, Esgenoopetitj, and Ontario, Matthew was actively involved in a variety of local peace and justice activities in the Kitchener-Waterloo area. He has also worked as an associate pastor of a Mennonite church, completed a Master's degree in Peace Studies, and taught an undergraduate course on the history of peace movements.   He works for Mennonite Central Committee in Ontario.

Contact Details: 
Country: 
Canada
State/Province/Region: 
Ontario

Scott Albrecht

Scott is a Reserve member of the Peacemaker Corps. His first involvement with CPT was participating on a delegation to Chiapas, Mexico, in July 2001. He completed training in May 2002, beginning as a Reservist. He has served five terms in Colombia, totalling 12 months, and two months in Asubpeeschoseewagong (Grassy Narrows, ON). He also completed a three-year term providing support to the CPT Toronto office. Prior to joining CPT, Scott completed a pastoral internship at First Mennonite Church and House of Friendship, a Christian social-service
Contact Details: 

12 Fairview Ave
Kitchener ON N2H 3E8
Phone: (519) 749-0213 (home)
E-mail: salbrecht@golden.net

Country: 
Canada
State/Province/Region: 
Ontario