Joey Haynes, Program Manager, supports Interfaith America’s Academic Initiatives and Higher Education Partnerships. Joey holds a BA from Queens University of Charlotte and an M.Div. from Union Presbyterian Seminary. He was ordained in the Alliance of Baptist tradition at Park Road Baptist Church in Charlotte, NC where he worked as a Youth Minister for 6 years. Previoulsy, he served as the University Chaplain and Director of the Davies Center for Faith and Outreach at Queens University of Charlotte. Working with faculty, staff, and students, he had the opportunity to deepen his understanding of interfaith engagement and cooperation. He loves coffee, traveling with his wife, Liza, playing board games, and trying out new restaurants.