Advisory Board


Thomas E. Patterson, Acting Director and Bradlee Professor of Government and the Press
Doug Shorenstein, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Shorenstein Properties


Ambassador Hushang Ansary, Chairman, Stewart & Stevenson LLC
Philip S. Balboni, Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer, GlobalPost
Richard Cavanagh, Chairman, BlackRock Mutual Funds
Michael C. Hill, Chairman, Minot’s Light
Jonathan Karush, President and Founder, Liberty Concepts
Arthur Kern, Former Chairman, American Media
Kevin Klose, Professor, Philip Merrill College of Journalism, University of Maryland
Nicco Mele, Deputy Publisher, The Los Angeles Times
Matthias Chika Mordi, Chairman of the Board, UBA Capital Group
William J. Poorvu, Class of 1961 Adjunct Professor in Entrepreneurship, Emeritus, HBS
Shirley Lord Rosenthal, Journalist
Cristine Russell, Journalist; Adjunct Lecturer and Senior Fellow, Belfer Center, HKS
Paul Sagan, XIR, General Catalyst Partners and Vice Chairman, Akamai Technologies, Inc.
Saul Skoler, Former President and CEO of Tri Chem, Inc.

Honorary Members

Marvin Kalb, Founding Director, Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy
U.S. Senator Alan K. Simpson of Wyoming