RNF
Leadership


RNF’s work is guided by our board of directors, CEO, and staff. We have recruited a diverse, expert team, with firsthand experience in the field and a steadfast belief that understanding freedom of religion and belief matters. The RNF Board, composed of leaders throughout the field of religion journalism, business, government, and more, are devoted to creating a strong organization that will promote RNF’s important mission of advancing religious literacy and supporting religion journalists.

Board of Directors

Religion News Foundation's elected volunteer Board of Directors oversee policies and committees of RNF.

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Muhammed Chaudhry
Chair

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Ken Chitwood, PhD
Vice Chair & Treasurer

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Betsy Shirley


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Tom Levinson


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Dawn Araujo-hawkins 



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John Terrill, PhD


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Steven Waldman


 
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John Terrill, PhD
John is executive director of the Stephen & Laurel Brown Foundation, where he guides Upper House, a multi-experiential...

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Betsy Shirley
Betsy Shirley is a writer and editor interested in stories about religion, faith, and social justice. She is associate ...

 
 
 

Religion News Foundation Staff

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Deborah Caldwell

CEO, Religion News Foundation & Publisher, Religion News Service

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JUDITH GOLUB

Director of Strategic Planning


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Laura Wilson
Finance Director


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Emily Churchill

Operations Manager


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else owen

Administrator



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Rachel Cheadle
Accountant

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Clifton Foo

Controller

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Jonathan Woodward

Executive Producer

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Mary Gladstone
ReligionLink Assistant Editor

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Holly Meyer
ReligionLink Editor

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