Charles Watson Jr.

Education and Outreach Specialist

Contact information:
202-544-4226  x309

Charles Watson Jr., a native of Millen, Georgia, is the Education and Outreach Specialist of the Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty. His work is focused on expanding the base of support for religious liberty and engaging the next generation of advocates.

A graduate of The Citadel, Watson earned a Master of Divinity degree at Mercer University’s McAfee School of Theology. He previously served as the Children’s Director of Buckhead Baptist Church in Atlanta and as a hospice chaplain resident, endorsed by the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. Watson is a veteran of the United States Air Force.

If you would like to bring a group to visit the offices of the Baptist Joint Committee in Washington, D.C., or if you would like to learn more about our educational opportunities, contact Charles at

For more on the BJC’s educational work, read Watson’s article in The Christian Citizen, a publication of American Baptist Home Mission Societies.

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