Ger Skerrett is an Outreach and Engagement Specialist at Miriam’s Kitchen in Washington, DC. He joined Miriam’s Kitchen in 2016, just as Miriam’s Kitchen Outreach program was taking shape. He enjoys and learns a lot from his MK colleagues. Ger brings international human justice experience to his work in Outreach. Previous to his current role, he served as the External Relations Coordinator at a nonprofit organization in Burundi, East Africa. There he was known for forming meaningful relationships with members of the community and successfully advocating for fulfillment of their basic needs. Ger is Irish and brings a unique global perspective to his work with DC’s vulnerable individuals who sleep outdoors. Ger is currently undertaking his Master’s in Social Work at Catholic University of America.