Maria Murerwa began as our Children and Youth ministries intern in January 2017. Maria lives in Manhattan. She’s currently finishing a B.A. in Urban & Community Studies, Expected in May 2017 from the CUNY School of Professional Studies, New York, NY. Maria has a variety of fascinating life experiences from Delegate to Youth Peace Summit in Nairibi, Kenya & Kigali, Rwanda to Lutheran Camp Counselor in Iowa and Virginia, to Advocacy Delegate at UN Commission on the Status of Women to Program Coordinator of Student Activities and Leadership Development at Hunter College.
She is fluent in four languages English, Kinyarwanda, Swahili, and Kiganda
She’s very excited to work with the children and youth of our congregation!