Sarah Byrne-Martelli, BCC, has been Board Certified with the Association of Professional Chaplains since 2004. She serves as a chaplain at Mass General Hospital and Beacon Hospice. Sarah is a member of the APC Board Certification Commission and is an Instructor for the California State University Institute for Palliative Care. She regularly lectures on chaplaincy, bereavement, quality improvement, and end-of-life decision-making. Sarah received her M.Div. from Harvard Divinity School and a B.A. in Comparative Religion from Haverford College. She is currently a Doctor of Ministry student at St. Vladimir's Seminary. Sarah, her husband Peter Martelli, and their son Rafael attend St. Mary's Church in Cambridge, MA.