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The Pastor

The Pastor

The Rev. Yadi Martínez-Reyna  (M.Div.) is bilingual Latinx gender non-binary artist, a borderlander, and founder of Color Splash Out, a non profit organization dedicated to creating safe and brave spaces for LGBTQ+ Youth and their ally friends. Yadi was born and raised in the Rio Grande Valley in the frontera of Brownsville and Matamoros Mexico. 
Rev. Yadi serves as a Pastor at First UCC in 2nd Life, UCC.  They have a Masters in Divinity (M.Div.) and a Latino/a studies certification from Brite Divinity School located at TCU in Ft. Worth, Texas. Yadi holds an Associate Degree in Graphic Design and Multi-Media.
​Network: Rev. Martínez-Reyna is a certified Facilitator in the Our Whole Lives (OWL) curriculum, which provides comprehensive sexuality education for young people. Rev. Martínez-Reyna contributed to the Progressive Youth Ministry Blog that can be found on  
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