Leadership Council

CMEP's Leadership Council is an advisory group of prominent diplomats (retired), politicians, church leaders, academicians, businesspeople and media persons with a particular interest and connection to the Middle East.

We are grateful for their experience, wisdom, and work on behalf of CMEP and peace. Members of the Leadership Council are:

  • Peter H. Behr
  • Landrum Bolling                   
  • Carl & Anne Brown
  • Lincoln Chafee  
  • Drew Christiansen, S.J.        
  • Helena Cobban   
  • Matt Duss            
  • Khalil Jahshan        
  • Ann Kerr-Adams
  • Douglas & Mary Ann Kerr     
  • Charles Kimball              
  • Cliff Kirkpatrick
  • Carol LaHurd                    
  • John Lindner                   
  • David Maloof
  • Ann Glynn Mackoul
  • Scott McConnell   
  • Richard & Anne Murphy                         
  • Walter Owensby  
  • Molly Raiser
  • Eileen White Read     
  • Bruce Rigdon
  • Marilyn Rouvelas   
  • Betty Sams
  • Ed & Cheryl Scott
  • Robert A. Seiple
  • Maureen Shea                 
  • Shibley Telhami              
  • Patrick Theros
  • John H. Thomas
  • John F. & Mary K. Turner   
  • John Van Wagoner        
  • Philip Wilcox
  • Bill and Carolyn Yontz
  • William Zartman
  • Jim Zogby