Leadership Council

Our Leadership Council includes game-changers from all industries and the service year field.


Madeleine Albright, Chair, Albright Stonebridge Group


Edward Allard, III, Former Deputy Director, US Selective Service System


Kristen Soltis Anderson, Pollster, Echelon Insights


José Andrés, President/Chef, ThinkFoodGroup


Donald A. Baer, Chief Executive Officer, Burson-Marsteller


Melody Barnes, Chief Executive Officer, Melody Barnes Solutions, LLC.


Steven Barney, Former Commissioner, National Commission on Military, National and Public Service 


Anna Burger, Former Secretary-Treasurer, Service Employees International Union


Barbara Bush, Chief Executive Officer, Global Health Corps


Jean Case, Chief Executive Officer, Case Foundation


Raymond G. Chambers, Founding Chairman, Points of Light Foundation


Emily Cherniack, Founder, New Politics


AnnMaura Connolly, President, Voices for National Service


Adam Coretz, Senior Programming Manager, NationSwell


Richard Danzig, Former Secretary of the Navy


Janine Davidson, President, Metropolitan State University of Denver and Former Under Secretary of the United States Navy


John Dilulio, Frederic Fox Leadership Professor of Politics, Religion, and Civil Society, University of Pennsylvania


Ann E. Dunwoody, General (ret.) U.S. Army


Michèle Flournoy, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer Center for New American Security


John D. Gardner, Lt. General (ret.) U.S. Army


Robert Gates, Former Secretary of Defense


Mark Gearan, Director of the Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School


David Gergen, Senior Political Analyst, CNN


Michael Gerson, Op-Ed Columnist, The Washington Post


Dan Glickman, Executive Director, Congressional Program Aspen Institute


Seth Goldman, Founder and TeaEO Emeritus, Honest Tea


Jennifer Granholm, Resident Fellow, Institute of Politics, University of Chicago


Stephen J. Hadley, Chairman, United States Institute of Peace


Andrew Hauptman, Chairman, Andell, Inc.


Arianna Huffington, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Thrive Global


Walter Isaacson, President and Chief Executive Officer, Aspen Institute


Sebastian Junger, Journalist and Author


Dirk Kempthorne, Former Secretary of the Interior


Vanessa Kerry, CEO, Seed Global Health


Laura Lauder, General Partner, Lauder Partners, LLC


Jonathan Lavine, Co-Managing Partner, Bain Capital


Jack Lew, Former US Secretary of the Treasury


Jason Mangone, Author


Mel Martinez, Chairman, Southeast U.S. and Latin America, JP Morgan Chase & Co.


Zach Maurin, Former Executive Director, Service Year Alliance


 Brad Meltzer, Author


Jamie Merisotis, President and Chief Executive Officer, Lumina Foundation


Jonathan Missner, Managing Partner, Stein Mitchell Beato & Missner


Michael Montelongo, President and Chief Executive Officer, GRC Advisory Services, LLC


Wes Moore, Chief Executive Officer, Robin Hood NYC


Rosabeth Moss Kanter, Ernest L. Artbuckle Professor of Business Administration Harvard University


Lisette Nieves, Clinical Professor of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies and Director of Leadership Programs at NYU Steinhardt


Steven Olikara, Founder and President, Millenial Action Project


W. Taylor Reveley, President of the College of William & Mary


Condoleezza Rice, Professor of Political Science Stanford University


Matt Ronen, Founder, ServiceCorps


Isabel Sawhill, Senior Fellow, The Brookings Institution 


Kori Schake, Director of Foreign and Defense Policy Studies, American Enterprise Institute


Billy Shore, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Share Our Strength


Dr. Robert Simmons lll, CEO Maya Angelou Schools


Timothy Shriver, Chairman, Special Olympics


Shawn Skelly, Former Commissioner, National Commission on Military, National and Public Service


Olympia Snowe, Senior Fellow, Bipartisan Policy Center


Barbara Stewart, Former Chief Executive Officer, AmeriCorps


Laurie M. Tisch, President, Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund


Elisa Villanueva Beard, CEO, Teach for America 


Debra Wada, Former Vice Chair for Military Service, National Commission on Military, National and Public Service


Aaron Williams, Former Director of the Peace Corps




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