J. Jioni Palmer
Director of Communications
Rob Griffin, PhD
Acting Director of Research
Molly Fisch-Friedman
Research Assistant and Project Coordinator
Douglas Barclay
Editorial Content Associate
David Tigabu
Digital Media Associate
Sheridan Ruiz
Program Assistant
Aevon R. Bucknor Jr.
Executive Assistant

Melissa Deckman, Ph.D. (Chair)
Louis L. Goldstein Professor of Public Affairs
Chair, Political Science Department, Washington College

Terry Connelly, J.D. (Vice Chair)
Dean Emeritus, Ageno School of Business, Golden Gate University

Diana Butler Bass, Ph.D. (Secretary/Treasurer)
Speaker and author, Christianity for the Rest of Us, A People’s History of Christianity

Alan I. Abramowitz, Ph.D.
Alben W. Barkley Chair in Political Science, Emory University

Lisa Sowle Cahill, Ph.D.
J. Donald Monan, S.J., Professor of Theology, Boston College
Past President, Catholic Theological Society of America and Society of Christian Ethics

Rev. Richard Cizik
Director, The New Evangelical Partnership for the Common Good
Former Government Liaison, National Association of Evangelicals

Rev. Jack Connelly
Senior Vice President, Municipal High Yield Trading, Raymond James and Assoc.

Paul A. Djupe, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Political Science, Denison University
Co-editor, Politics & Religion

Simon Greer
Founder, Cambridge Heath Ventures

Obery Hendricks, Jr., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, N.Y. Theological Seminary
Visiting Scholar in Religion, Columbia University
Faith and Justice Fellow at Opportunity Agenda, a N.Y. think-tank

Robert P. Jones, Ph.D.
CEO, Public Religion Research Institute
Co-chair, National Steering Committee, Religion and Politics Section, American Academy of Religion

Laura Olson, Ph.D.
Centennial Professor, Department of Political Science, Clemson University

Ronald Rapoport, Ph.D.
John Marshall Professor of Government, The College of William & Mary

Wade Clark Roof, Ph.D.
J.F. Rowny Professor of Religion and Society
Director, Walter H. Capps Center for the Study of Ethics, Religion and Public Life, University of California, Santa Barbara

Vipin Sahijwani
President & CEO, Lynx Investment Advisory
Former President of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Society of Washington, D.C.

Melissa Deckman
Washington College
Paul Djupe
Denison University
Laura R. Olson
Clemson University
Mark J. Rozell
George Mason University
Clyde Wilcox
Georgetown University

Made possible by a generous grant from The Henry Luce Foundation, the PRRI Public Fellows Program brings together scholars from a variety of disciplines to engage in data-driven dialogue, thought leadership, commentary, and teaching on the interplay of religion, politics, and culture. Fellows are available for public comment. For press inquiries, please contact press@prri.org.

Engy Abdelkader
International Human Rights Professor at Rutgers University
Ruth Braunstein
Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Connecticut.
Keri Day
Associate Professor of Constructive Theology and African American Religion at Princeton Theological Seminary 
Rebecca Todd Peters
Professor of Religious Studies and Director of the Poverty and Social Program at Elon University
Jenna Reinbold
Associate Professor of Religion at Colgate University
Stella M. Rouse
Associate Professor in the Department of Government and Politics at the University of Maryland
Janelle Wong
Professor of American Studies at the University of Maryland
Grace Yukich
Associate Professor of Sociology at Quinnipiac University