Current Advisory Board Members

Names for the US Campaign Advisory Board are proposed to the National Assembly by the Steering Committee, as set out in the Organization Rules.  

(Affiliation for identification purposes only.)

Rev. Dr. Fahed Abu-Akel, Presbyterian minister, Greater Atlanta Presbytery
Moderator of the 214 General Assembly PCUSA- 2002-2003

Susan Abulhawa, author of The Scar of David and founder of Playgrounds for Palestine

Huwaida Arraf, International Solidarity Movement 

Prof. Naseer Aruri, Chancellor Professor (Emeritus) of Political Science at the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth

Dr. Joel Beinin, Professor of Middle East History, Stanford University; Middle East Research and Information Project, Jewish Voice for Peace

Kathy Bergen, Program Coordinator, Friends International Center in Ramallah

Kathy Engel, Poet, Creative and Communications Consultant, social justice, peace & human rights organizations; Kick Ass Artists

Nadia Hijab, writer and human rights advocate

Hany Khalil, former Grassroots Organizer at United for Peace and Justice national headquarters 

Rashid Khalildi, Edward Said Professor of Arab Studies, Middle East Institute, Columbia University

Mark Lance, Georgetown University Professor of Philosophy

Kevin Martin, Executive Director, Peace Action and Peace Action Education Fund

Nabil Mohamad, Organizing Director, American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee

Dr. Nancy Murray, Boston Coalition for Palestinian Rights

Mariam Said

Barbara RansbyAssociate Professor of History and African-American Studies