Soohwan a native of South Korea, she has spent over two decades of her life outside Korea: Bangladesh, Thailand, Canada and Israel. She worked among the poorest of the poor, and directed multi-cultural training programs, global human resources, and consulting projects before responding to the call to go to Fukushima, Japan in March 2011. She serves on the board of trustees for A Rocha International. She facilitates prayer retreats, writes, lectures and speaks at conferences on social justice and spiritual formation. She obtained a BA in Education at Ewha Womans University in Seoul, Korea and a Master of Christian Studies at Regent College in Vancouver, Canada. Soohwan and her husband, Jonathan Wilson, the author of God’s Good World, live in Vancouver where they are part of a vibrant local congregation.