Justin Vacula — writer for the Skeptic Ink network (SIN) — is a public speaker, debater, outspoken atheist activist, and an activist for the separation of religion and government who hosts the NEPA Freethought Society Podcast and Brave Hero Radio.
He has appeared on various radio shows, local television networks, and podcasts; participated in formal debates; was a special guest speaker for a college-level philosophy course at an evangelical Christian college; and has been invited to speak at various conferences and events.
Vacula received bachelor’s degrees in Philosophy and Psychology, a minor in Professional Writing, and the distinguished W.A. Kilburn Memorial Award for Philosophy from King’s College. He is currently enrolled in Marywood University’s graduate-level Mental Health Counseling program and works for a non-profit organization as a Program Assistant with adult students who have intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Justin holds leadership roles as the co-organizer, spokesperson, and a board member of the NEPA Freethought Society – a social, educational, activist, and philosophical group of freethinkers in Northeastern Pennsylvania.