Tina Ramirez

REACT Associate for Religious Liberty

05-Tina Ramirez 250x224Tina Ramirez is President and Founder of Hardwired, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing international religious freedom through inspiring and mobilizing the next generation to work together in combating religious oppression.

Tina also serves as Vice President of the United Nations NGO Committee on Freedom of Religion or Belief based in New York and on the board of the First Freedom Center in Richmond, Virginia. She previously worked as International Director at the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty and as a policy advisor for various members of the U.S. Congress. Tina has spoken before the United Nations Human Rights Council and the U.S. Congress. She has developed legal training materials and trained advocates and religious leaders in several countries. She has traveled to over 26 countries meeting with government officials, civil society groups, and religious communities about issues including democratic transition, constitutional development, counter-terrorism policies, sex-trafficking, refugees, and religious freedom.

Tina earned a BA in History and Political Science and an MA in Education from Vanguard University (VU) in California and an MA in Human Rights from the University of Essex in the U.K. She also has a certificate from the International Institute for Human Rights in Strasbourg, France, where her studies focused on international religious freedom. Tina lives near Washington, D.C. Contact Tina at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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