Erin Coleman Branchaud is a Master of Divinity student at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, a seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. She currently serves as Pastoral Intern at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church of Logan Square in Chicago.

Erin is the Lead Organizer of Seminarians for Justice, a powerful organization of ecumenical seminarians who enact God’s love by organizing for social justice in Chicago as part of The People’s Lobby.

Erin was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska. Her parents are Doug, Jim, and Sheila; her brother is T.J. Erin lives in Chicago with her husband Josh, roommate Taryn, and cats Von Neumann and Sosa.