About Interfaith America Magazine

Nikki Toyama-Szeto

Executive Director of Christians for Social Action

Nikki Toyama-Szeto is the Executive Director of Christians for Social Action, a network of scholar/activists working to stir the imagination for fuller Christian faithfulness and a more just society. She helps Protestant Christians have a faith-fueled engagement with justice issues.

She hosts the podcast, “20 Minute Takes” and her work was profiled in Outreach Magazine’s Leadership Issue (Sept 2017 Cover), Christianity Today’s “Who’s Next?” and Rejuvenate Magazine’s “40 under 40”.

She was a co-editor of the book “More than Serving Tea” (InterVarsity Press, 2006) a collection of essays, stories and poems looking at the intersection of race, gender, and faith for Asian American women. She is a co-author of “The God of Justice” (InterVarsity Press, 2015).

Toyama-Szeto has a degree from Stanford University and completed her master’s at Eastern University studying in South Africa. She resides in the D.C . metro area with her family.

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