Associate Director of Mobilization
Katie Murray, a native of Austin, Texas, is the associate director of mobilization at the Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty. Her work focuses on equipping individuals to play an active role in advocacy in their communities and houses of worship.
Previously, Murray served as the Christian advocacy specialist at Wilshire Baptist Church in Dallas, where she devised a model for congregational advocacy, created new partnerships and mobilized members into action. Her work at Wilshire was in partnership with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, and she assisted in creating an advocacy toolkit for congregations that will be released in the summer of 2018.
A graduate of Baylor University, Murray also earned a Master of Divinity Degree from George W. Truett Theological Seminary and a Master of Social Work from the Diana R. Garland School of Social Work at Baylor. She was ordained into the Gospel ministry by First Baptist Church in Austin. Murray was a member of the inaugural class of BJC Fellows in 2015.
She resides in Dallas with her husband, Steven, and son.