Rev. Canon Nontombi Naomi Tutu

Daughter of Archbishop Desmond Tutu

Rev. Tutu is the Missioner for Racial and Economic Equity at the Cathedral of All Souls, Asheville, NC. The challenges of growing black and female in apartheid South Africa have been the foundation of Rev. Tutu’s life as an activist for human rights.


Rabbi Michael Lerner

Editor of Tikkun Magazine & Bestselling Author
Rabbi Michael Lerner, was mentored by Abraham Joshua Heschel at the Jewish Theological Seminary, is the Editor of Tikkun Magazine and is Chair of the Interfaith Network of Spiritual Progressives.

Reverend Dr. Serene Jones

President of Union Theological Seminary

A highly respected scholar and public intellectual, the Rev. Dr. Serene Jones is the 16th President of the historic Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York and President of the American Academy of Religion.

Rabbi Sharon Brous

IKAR, Los Angeles

Named #1 on the Newsweek/The Daily Beast list of the most influential Rabbis in America, recognized by The Forward and Jerusalem Post as one of the fifty most influential Jews. Featured on the cover of TIME magazine in 2018 based on Norman Rockwell’s Four Freedoms.


Rabi’a Keeble

Qalbu Maryam Women's Mosque
Rabi’a Keeble is the founder of a progressive mosque known as Qalbu Maryam Women’s Mosque.  She is an activist who works on issues of homelessness, affordable housing, FGM, and protection of refugees.

Rabbi Arthur Waskow

Founder and Director of The Shalom Center

Author or editor of twenty books on US public policy and on religious thought and practice.  Public advocate on behalf of peace, civil rights, full equality for women and gay people, freedom for Soviet Jewry, and healing for the wounded earth.


Rabbi Shira Milgrom

Congregation Kol Ami, White Plains, NY

Rabbi Shira Milgrom reflects a generation of rabbis who passionately create extraordinary encounters with Jewish texts, rituals and traditions that merge the intimate and personal with Jewish text and tradition.


Imam Rushdan Mustafa Mujahid-Deen

Masjid Bilal Islamic Center, Los Angeles

Imam Rushdan serves as an Advisory Board Member at New Ground, Muslim-Jewish Partnership for Change. He runs the community outreach program for the Masjid Bilal Islamic Center.


Fr. Richard McKeon

Rector, The Epsicopal Church of the Messiah, Rhinebeck, NY

Fr. Richard was trained at Yale Divinity School. He was ordained a deacon by Bishop Paul Moore and ordained a priest by Bishop Horace Donegan. He served as a priest in Zion Episcopal Church for 22 years.

Rabbi Amy Eilberg

First Female Rabbi in the Conservative Movment

Rabbi Eilberg serves as a spiritual director, peace and justice activist, and Senior Faculty for The Mussar Institute. She served as the Coordinator of Jewish Engagement for Faith in Action Bay Area, a multi-faith, multi-racial social justice organization.


Rabbi Sarah Bassin

Founder of NewGround, A Muslim-Jewish Partnership for Change.

Rabbi Sarah Bassin serves as a rabbi at Temple Emanuel of Beverly Hills where she drives congregation-based justice work in immigration and refugee advocacy, gun violence prevention, rape culture and more.


Fr. Rafael Garcia, S.J.

Ministry with Migrant and Refugee Persons - El Paso, Texas

During his lived experience as pastor, his understanding of the causes of poverty, marginalization of immigrants, and compassion for the impoverished very much deepened.


Sheikh Musa Drammeh

Masjid Al-Iman Mosque, Parkchester, NY

Religious leader and Community activist who focuses on public health and safety, and pulling youth out of gangs. Publisher of the Muslim Community Report Newspaper and the founder of Tea-Out-Stress.


Rabbi Sheila Weinberg

Jewish Spirituality & Mindfulness Teacher

In the last twenty- six years Rabbi Weinberg has studied mindfulness. She has introduced meditation into the Jewish world as a form that can enliven and illuminate Jewish practice, ideas and community.


Rev. Dr. Lawrence Peers

Unitarian Universalist, Philadelphia

Director of Learning of the Pastoral Excellence Network. Larry has extensive experience working with leaders from a wide variety of religious affiliations: Protestant churches, Roman Catholic and Jewish communities.

Rabbi Marisa James

Director of Social Justice Programming at CBST, NYC

Rabbi James worked for Encounter Programs in Jerusalem, helped create and lead the rabbinical student program for T’ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights, and taught intro to Judaism classes in Jerusalem and Bethlehem.


Rabbi Toba Spitzer

Congregation Dorshei Tzedek, West Newton, MA

Rabbi Spitzer has been active in work for Israeli-Palestinian peace since the 1980s, serving on the Board of T’ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights and as a founding member of the Advisory Board of J Street.


Pastor Suella Gerber

Fellowship of Hope, South Central Elkhart, Indiana

Suella Gerber is wife, mother, grandmother, sister, daughter, pastor, friend. She is the Pastor at a small Mennonite congregation.


Rabbi David Ingber

Founder & Head Rabbi - Romemu, NYC

Named by Newsweek as one of 2013’s top 50 most influential rabbis in the United States as well as by The Forward as one of the 50 most newsworthy and notable Jews in America.


Rev. Anna E. Rossi

Grace Cathedral, San Francisco
An Episcopal priest, liturgist and interfaith advocate, serves at Grace Cathedral as Succentor. She develops interfaith ritual as a vehicle for social justice and in response to events, both tragic and joyful, whose impact transcends religious boundaries.

Rabbi Neil Comess-Daniels

Temple Beth Shir Shalom, Los Angeles

Rabbi Neil Comess-Daniels is the Head Rabbi at Temple Beth Shir Shalom, and has a strong personal commitment to organizations that deal with interracial and interfaith relations and homelessness issues.


Rev. Will McGarvey

Community Presbyterian Church of Pittsburg, CA

Executive Director of the Interfaith Council of Contra Costa County (Bay Area, CA) & active in LGBTQ inclusion, comprehensive immigration reform, hunger relief, affordable housing, poverty alleviation and peacemaking in Israel-Palestine.


Rabbi Paula Marcus

Temple Beth El, Santa Cruz CA

Rabbi Marcus sees activism and social justice as an important part of Jewish values. She served on the National board of T’ruah:  The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights, and has facilitated workshops for Jewish Funds for Justice.


Rev. Dr. Eileen Altman

Associate Pastor at First Congregational Church of Palo Alto, UCC

The Rev. Dr. Eileen Altman serves on the Steering Committee of Multifaith Voices for Peace and Justice and convenes the Palo Alto Faith Leaders group.


Rabbi David Cooper

Kehilla Community Synagogue, Berkeley CA
Co-founder of Kehilla Community Synagogue in 1984, a spiritually-oriented, politically progressive congregation whose values statement affirms the national and personal rights of all Israelis and Palestinians and expresses that the occupation is contrary to these rights.

Abdul Hai Weinman

Caretaker of the Taos Mosque, New Mexico

Rev. Canon Matthew Dayton-Welch

Rector of St. Alban’s Episcopal Church, Newton Square, PA

Secretary of the American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem

Rabbi Ted Feldman

B’nai Israel Jewish Center, Petaluma, CA

Rabbi Feldman is the founder of the Petaluma Community Relations Council in recognition that communities best function when disparate opinions can share their concerns.


Rabbi Regina Sandler-Phillips

WAYS OF PEACE Community Resources, NYC
Founding executive director of WAYS OF PEACE Community Resources. Through “How to Mourn AND Organize” and related initiatives, WAYS OF PEACE renews justice and kindness across lines of diversity and throughout the life cycle.

Cantor Bob Scherr

Jewish Chaplain for Williams College (Retired)
Cantor Bob Scherr was an active participant in Interns For Peace and former chair of the Board. He was a board member of Artsbridge, and an active participant in Beyond War.

Rabbi Aryeh Cohen

Rabbi Aryeh Cohen, PhD is Professor of Rabbinic Literature and a former chair of the Rabbinic Department in the Ziegler School of Rabbinic Studies. His latest book is Justice in the City: An Argument from the Sources of Rabbinic Judaism. (more…)