Ariana Berksteiner is the Exective Director of the Emmaus House Soup Kitchen working to feed the homeless and hungry in Downtown Savannah. Through Emmaus House, Ariana is involved with the Chatham Savannah Authority for the Homeless' Continuum of Care, Step Up Savannah's Working Family Network, and the Coastal Georgia Indicators Coalition. She is a proud member of the Metropolitan Rotary Club of Savannah. She helped launch ConneXion United Methodist Church and is co-founder of the C.U.R.E. Initiative (Connecting and Understanding Race and Equality) within the Southeast Conference where she also serves on the Multicultural Task Force. Ariana is originally from Southern California and now lives in Sandfly with her husband and two boys ages 4 years and 5months.