Our mission

The mission of Ride with Refugees is to raise awareness about resettlement and empower refugees through mobility.

Organizing Committee

Ramtin Barzin – Treasurer, Iranian Cultural Foundation

Melanie Hering – High School & Higher Education Program Director, PAIR Houston

Meredith Kottler – PAIR Board member, community leader

Chloe Krane – Community advocate for women’s empowerment

Bill Mintz – Executive Director, Freewheels

Jeff Watkins – Chief International Initiatives Officer, YMCA of Greater Houston

Rocio Witte – Community Developer, Baker-Ripley

Cindy Wu – Co-founder, Mosaic Formation and Director of Ride with Refugees

Our fantastic logo was designed by Christian Madison of Bluberry Creative: https://www.createwithblu.com/

Do you see the R w R ? 🙂