Mary Miller Flowers is serving as our interim Assistant Rector at Christ Church Washington Parish. She also works as a Senior Policy Analyst for Child Protection for the Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights where she advocates for the rights of unaccompanied and separated children. Prior to joining the Young Center, Mary was the associate director for justice at the Open Society Foundations’ Human Rights Initiative where she managed a global grant giving program on criminal justice reform, supporting civil society activists to uphold the rights of vulnerable criminal defendants. She was previously based in Liberia, West Africa with the Carter Center, working to improve access to justice. Mary received a master’s in international affairs from Columbia University and a master’s in divinity from Candler School of Theology at Emory University.