About Us


Senior Staff

Burns Strider
President

Eric Sapp
Executive Director

Rachel Johnson
Programs Director

National Advisory Committee

“The American Values Network is speaking out and organizing on behalf of the left out and left behind.  Most compelling, they are creating a public square which insures honest and civil conversation.  I am delighted to offer my voice and support to the American Values Network.” – Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, NAC member

Sam Arora (Maryland)
Georgetown University Law
Delegate, American Bar Association

Bonnie Campbell (Iowa)
Former IA Attorney General

The Reverend Leah Daughtry (Washington, DC)
Former Chief of Staff, National Democratic Party
Former CEO, Democratic National Convention, Denver
Fellow-in-Residence, Harvard University

The Reverend Jim DeLange (California)
Chair, San Francisco Interfaith Council

Catherine Dodd (California)
Board of Directors, Glide UMC

John A. Eaves, Jr. (Mississippi)
Eaves Law Firm

Don Fowler (South Carolina)
Former Chair of the Democratic National Committee

The Reverend Henry Green (Maryland)

Brenda Gullett (Arkansas)
Former State Senator

The Reverend Darrell Jackson (South Carolina)
State Senator
Senior Minister, Bibleway Church

Jesse Lava (California)
Director of Criminal Justice
Brave New Foundation

Karin Quimby, Ph.D. (California)
Co-Director, ECOFaith

The Reverend Paul Brandeis Raushenbush (New Jersey)
Religion Editor, HuffingtonPost.com
Office of Religious Life and the Chapel, Princeton University

The Reverend Luonne Rouse (New York)

The Reverend William Smart (California)

Kathleen Kennedy Townsend (Maryland)
Former Lt. Governor
Author, Noted Advocate

The Reverend Frank Trotter (California)

Gloria Williamson (Mississippi)
Former State Senator
Former MS Democratic Party Chair

The Reverend Phil Wogaman, Ph.D. (Maryland)
Ethicist, Author

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