Contributor Profile

Pedro Rios

Pedro Rios is director of the American Friends Service Committee’s U.S./Mexico Border Program and is also chairperson for the San Diego Immigrant Rights Consortium, a coalition of over 25 different organizations in San Diego working to support the rights of immigrants. Rios also oversees a program that documents abuses by law enforcement agencies, working with many community groups, advocating for policy change and interacting with migrant communities.

Rios contributed to the publication Religion and Politics in America’s Borderlands.