Miguel serves as Senior Officer, Church Partnerships for International Justice Mission. In this role, Miguel leads IJM’s engagement with the Church globally, and guides IJM’s offices around the world as they seek to develop creative partnerships with churches and Christian organizations. Prior to beginning this role in 2019, Miguel has served in various roles with IJM, including supporting IJM’s counter-labor trafficking initiatives in the Asia-Pacific region, as well as previously serving for two years as the Program Design and Community Relations Fellow in IJM’s Bangalore, India office.
Before IJM, Miguel worked as a staff pastor at Cornerstone Christian Church in Wyckoff, NJ, after a career in the tech industry as a project manager and integration consultant. Miguel holds a BS in Computer Science and a BA in Film from Cornell University, and a Master of Divinity from Biblical Theological Seminary. He lives in Washington, DC with his wife Janelle and their two sons, Isaiah and Josiah.