George Lee is the senior executive assistant to Jim Wallis. In the past 10 years, George has worked in Belize, New Zealand, Samoa, Portland, and Washington, DC. Prior to joining Sojourners, George worked as a research manager at CoStar Group, a company that manages national and international commercial real estate data. Before moving to DC, George worked in Portland, Ore., at the Micah Challenge, where he mobilized evangelical churches to advocate in support of the Millennium Development Goals. He has a B.S. in biology with an emphasis in natural history from Westmont College and a masters in theology from George Fox University.
George lives in Washington, DC, with his brilliant wife, Mary. They look forward to someday raising puppies, chickens, and babies together. For now, though, they’re content tending to their house plants and aquarium.