Public Agenda

Our Board of Directors


Daniel Yankelovich Chairman & Co-Founder

Mitchel Wallerstein Chairman, Executive Committee

Board Members

J.J. Baskin Founder and President, Education Capital

Betty Sue Flowers

Norton Garfinkle Chairman of the Future of American Democracy Foundation

Chris Gates Executive Director of PACE, Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement

Philip Howard Vice-Chairman of Covington & Burling and founder of Common Good

Ann Kirschner University Dean, Macaulay Honors College at the City University of New York

David Mathews President, Charles F. Kettering Foundation

Lloyd Morrisett Chairman Emeritus of the Board, Sesame Workshop

Shirley Malcom Head, Education and Human Resources, American Association for the Advancement of Science

Wendy Puriefoy

Stephen C. Schoenbaum Special Advisor to the President of the Josiah Macy, Jr., Foundation

Robert Y. Shapiro Professor and Former Chair of the Department of Political Science at Columbia University

Ruth A. Wooden Senior Adviser, Public Agenda

Lilian Wu Program Executive, IBM Global University Programs

Honorary Members

Peter G. Peterson Founder and Chairman, Peter G. Peterson Foundation

Bobby R. Inman Admiral, U.S. Navy (retired)

Judith Davidson Moyers President, Public Affairs Television, Inc.