The Rev. Arlette D. Benoit Joseph, Class of 2013, is the new Canon for Transition in the Diocese of Pennsylvania. Benoit will support congregations with clergy recruitment, clergy deployment, the ordination process, placement for the newly ordained, clergy continuing education and interim ministry.
Benoit recently served as Associate to the Rector at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Atlanta. During her tenure at St. Paul’s, her ministry expanded to serving and engaging the students of the Atlanta University Center as the Campus Missioner for Absalom Jones Center. She also previously served as consultant for the Office of Black Ministries and as a Youth Ministry Liaison for the Office of Youth Ministries of The Episcopal Church.
During her time at New York Benoit served as seminarian at Trinity Wall Street, and St. Ann’s Church for the Deaf. Before seminary, Joseph worked as a Marketing Analyst for UPS Mail Innovations in Atlanta.