Emmjolee Mendoza Waters

Emmjolee Mendoza Waters serves as the Director of Death Penalty Abolition Program. Emmjolee is new to the CMN family, joining in August of 2023.

Emmjolee brings 20 years of experience in education, advocacy, and ministry with a particular focus on young adults. During Emmjolee’s tenure at The Catholic University of America, she helped build a culture of service and justice, rooted in Catholic Social Teaching. She created faith based programs that engaged young adults in direct service, in local and national advocacy, and in holistic formation.