Paula is a writer, retreat leader, and conference speaker, who travels widely here and abroad. She is President of Red Bird Foundation, which supports the spiritual development of those in need. A former psychotherapist who ministered to those facing grief and loss, Paula worked with the Peale Foundation from 1980 until Dr. Peale’s death in 1993. In recent years she has teamed with Richard Rohr to present seminars on relationships and spiritual life. She has written ten books, including Stars at Night: When Darkness Unfolds as Light (2016). Paula facilitates the Interlude retreats in an open way so that important questions can be explored in a safe and nurturing space.