We are a team with varied backgrounds in communications, reporting, law, geography, education and design, but we are united in our desire to cast light on the crisis in Central America and to tell the truth about our government’s failure to properly respond to the families fleeing that crisis.

Staff of the Office of the General Assembly – Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)

  • Toya Richards, former Director of Communications
  • Teresa Waggener, Manager of Legal Services
  • Randy Hobson, Manager of Design and Multimedia
  • Amanda Craft, Manager of Advocacy on Immigration Issues
  • Brelin Tilford, cameraman
  • Vicente Guna, Manager of Technologies

Toya Richards Teresa Waggener Randy Hobson Amanda Craft Brelin Tilford Vicente Guna

We did not accomplish this on our own but with the support of many:

Special thanks to Joyce Lieberman, then Director of Constitutional Services at the Office of the General Assembly, for her unconditional support and trust on this project.

Joyce Lieberman

Thanks for the hospitality, wisdom and guidance of the mission coworkers of Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) in El Salvador and Guatemala.

Leslie Vogel Tracey King-Ortega

The Support of our global partners:

The many organizations working to change the better the lives of Central Americans:

And when change cannot come quickly enough, thanks to those providing assistance for those who journey to other countries:

  • Casas Migrantes Scalabrinianos, Guatemala and Mexico
  • Doña Olga Sánchez Martínez, founder of the shelter “Jesús El Buen Pastor del Pobre y el Migrante”, México
  • El Centro de Derechos Humanos, Fray Matias de Cordoba, Mexico