Richard Lee serves as a Director of Church Mobilization for International Justice Mission, equipping churches and communities by sharing the biblical call to seek justice, introducing them to IJM’s work, and mobilizing them to engage in both local and global ministry.
Before joining IJM, Richard served as a Pastor at Liquid Church at their campus in Mountainside, New Jersey and as Lead Pastor at Bethany Well Church in Fort Lee, NJ. He also started and led 2 networks for pastors, providing accountability and encouragement for local pastors. For the last 20 years, his passion for preaching has taken him to churches all across the nation, and has even delivered a TEDx talk, "Slavery Still Exists. Here’s How to End It." Also, he currently serves as an Advisory Board member for One Days Wages, a global poverty organization.
Richard received his degree in Mathematics from Columbia College (NYC) and his M.Div from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He resides in New Jersey with his wife, Theresa and their two children.