National Advisory Board

Harry Baker Adams

Horace Bushnell Professor Emeritus of Christian Nurture, Yale University

Harold W. Attridge

Sterling Professor of New Testament, former Dean of the Divinity School, Yale University

Felicity Barringer

National environmental correspondent for the New York Times

Water A. Brueggeman

Professor Emeritus of Old Testament, Columbia Theological School, Decatur, Georgia

Anne Napier Caffery

Former President, The Memorial Fund, Yakima, Washington

John B. Cobb, Jr.

Emeritus Professor, Claremont School of Theology and Claremont Graduate School, California

Marian Wright Edelman

President, Children’s Defense Fund, Washington D.C.

Joan Bates Forsberg

Former Associate Dean of Student Life, Yale University Divinity School

Denis Hayes

Pioneer of Earth Day in US and internationally, President and CEO, The Bullitt Foundation, Seattle, Washington

Joseph C. Hough

Former President and William E. Dodge Professor of Social Ethics Emeritus, Union Theological Seminary, New York

Serene Jones

President and Roosevelt Professor of Systematic Theology, Union Theological Seminary, New York

James A. Joseph

Former US Ambassador to South Africa, Emeritus Professor of the Practice of Public Policy, Duke University

Herant Katchadourian

Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry and Human Biology, Stanford University, CA.

James T. Laney

President Emeritus of Emory University, former US Ambassador to South Korea

Chair: John D. Maguire

President Emeritus of Claremont Graduate University and of Claremont University Consortium


William McKinney

Former President, Pacific School of Religion, Berkeley CA.

Eleanor Scott Meyers

Former President, Pacific School of Religion, Berkeley, CA.

Paul Minus

Founding Chair, Napier Initiative

David Pogue

New York Times Technology columnist, CBS News correspondent

Paul Rice

Founder and CEO of Fair Trade, USA, Oakland, CA

Rosemary Radford Ruether

Visiting Professor of Feminist Theology at Claremont Graduate University and Claremont School of Theology, CA.

Philip Taubman

Former reporter and editor, New York Times, Consulting Professor, Stanford University, CA.

Barbara Troxell

Senior Scholar, Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary, Chicago, IL.

Maury Yeston

Composer, lyricist, and musicologist, two time Tony Award recipient, New York City