is a Catholic author who writes about Muslim-Christian relations and Islamophobia. She is the author of the award-winning book, Finding Jesus among Muslims: How Loving Islam Makes Me a Better Catholic. Currently pursuing a doctorate in theology at Georgetown University, Duffner is an associate of the Bridge Initiative, where she previously worked as a research fellow studying Islamophobia. Her writing has been published in outlets including The Washington Post and TIME, and she is a former recipient of a Fulbright research grant in Amman, Jordan. She lives in the Washington D.C. area with her husband Chris.