Michael Ramos serves as the Executive Director of the Church Council of Greater Seattle, connecting congregations toward God’s shalom in King and South Snohomish Counties. He has worked on ecumenical community building for two decades and enjoys connecting spirituality with social justice. At the Church Council, confronting homelessness, immigration accompaniment and reform and building a living wage future have been central commitments with faith communities throughout the region.
He was the Director of Latino Ministries for the Catholic Diocese in Oakland in the mid-1990s before moving back to Seattle with his wife, Donna, and their two (now-grown) daughters. He holds a Master of Divinity degree from Seattle University. After growing up and going to college in New York City, Michael came to the Pacific Northwest over thirty years ago.