Amy Beltaine

Pronouns: she/her


Amy Beltaine BA ’86 (formerly Amy Smith) and her husband, Hawthorne Post, relocated to Portugal in 2020. Beltaine continues to offer spiritual mentoring and now teaches a spiritual direction certification course with Cherry Hill Seminary. While she misses her three grandchildren in Portland and Phoenix, she is delighted to be using her L&C religious studies degree, following her call, helping people, and living in a beautiful location in sunny southern Portugal. For more information about Beltaine’s work, visit