On today’s episode of The Confluence: The Peduto administration has proposed creating an Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs to city council, which could expand services the Welcoming Pittsburgh initiative has put in place; Rev. Dr. Ketlen Solak will soon be installed as the first woman and person of color to become a bishop in the Pittsburgh Episcopal Diocese; and a look at how the disrupted global supply chain is affecting local breweries and distilleries.
The Rev. Ketlen Solak will be consecrated as the new bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh in November. Solak will be the diocese’s ninth bishop and the first Black woman to hold the role.