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Jorge Tovar

Jorge Tovar, Jr., and his 8-year-old son Jonathan are transplants from Texas. Originally studying and working in the medical field, Jorge came to The Story Workshop in August 2009 unaware that it would change his trajectory and he’d return to Seattle a year later to pursue an Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology. Jorge graduated from The Seattle School in 2013 and now serves as a Practicum Facilitator for first year students at The Seattle School. Jorge is just as passionate about Lego Star Wars and Mario Cart with Jonathan as he is about the intersection and integration for the art of pastoral, medical, and therapeutic care.

  • How I Began to Write a New Story

    I’m always curious about the serendipity of things, especially since I don’t believe anything is simply happenstance. I’m not sure I chose to attend...
  • Exhale

    I can’t help but smile when I see the remnant of luggage decorating the spaces in our building. It is a reminder of the...