Ashley DeTar Birt

  • Director of Christian Education at Rutgers Presbyterian Church

Ashley Birt graduated this Spring with a Masters of Divinity from Union Theological Seminary. Previously, she obtained a MA in Theater Arts from the University of Pittsburgh and a BA in Creative Writing from Carnegie Mellon University. She has worked with youth groups in several Presbyterian Churches in Pennsylvania and New York, and also brings a background in music, theater and LGBTQ advocacy! Ashley is a Steelers fan who enjoys kickball, sound and lighting design, and the Food Network.

Education & Training

  • Union Theological Seminary, M.Div., 2014
  • University of Pittsburgh, MA in Theatre Arts, 2011
  • Carnegie Mellon University, BA Creative Writing, 2007