Preeti Pathak is an artist, community organizer, and educator who has worked in Philadelphia for over a decade. Their work focuses on empowering victims/survivors/thrivers and communities to challenge sexual and gender violence by creating safer spaces for healing and dialogue. Pathak designs and facilitates educational and arts programming that utilizes empathy-informed care practices and their/her/his own personal experiences with violence & trauma.
Programming covers topics such as body autonomy, consent, communication, self-empowerment, community-building, healing, self-worth/love, and self-care.
Affiliations: CRSH (Coalition for Restaurant Safety & Health) Worker Leader, Training Facilitator saferestaurantsphilly.org
ECC (Educators for Consent Culture) Member, Training Facilitator
PAVE (Promoting Awareness Victim Empowerment) Advocate shatteringthesilence.org
How to Say My Name:
Preeti is pronounced as one word: "pre" like preach and "thee" like theme
Pathak is pronounced as one word: "paw" and "tuck"