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Former Commissioners

2019-2020

Tony Perkins (Chair); Gayle Manchin (Vice Chair); Nadine Maenza (Vice Chair); Kristina Arriaga de Bucholz (until November 2019); Gary Bauer; Anurima Bhargava; Dr. James W. Carr (starting February 2020); Dr. Tenzin Dorjee; Andy Khawaja (until December 2019); Sharon Kleinbaum (starting December 2019); Johnnie Moore

2018-2019

Dr. Tenzin Dorjee (Chair), Kristina Arriaga de Bucholz (Vice Chair); Gayle Manchin (Vice Chair); Gary Bauer; Anurima Bhargava (starting December 2018); Andy Khawaja; Nadine Maenza; Johnnie Moore; Tony Perkins

2017-2018

Dr. Daniel Mark (Chair); Sandra Jolley (Vice Chair); Kristina Arriaga de Bucholz (Vice Chair); Dr. Tenzin Dorjee; Clifford D. May; Rev. Thomas J. Reese, S.J.; Dr. John Ruskay; Ambassador Jackie Wolcott

2016-2017

Rev. Thomas J. Reese, S.J. (Chair); Dr. Daniel Mark (Vice Chair); Dr. James J. Zogby (Vice Chair); Kristina Arriaga de Bucholz; Dr. Tenzin Dorjee; Sandra Jolley; Clifford D. May; Dr. John Ruskay; Ambassador Jackie Wolcott; Ambassador David N. Saperstein (Ex-Officio Member)

2015-2016

Dr. Robert P. George (Chairman); Dr. M. Zuhdi Jasser (Vice Chair); Eric P. Schwartz (Vice Chair); Ambassador Mary Ann Glendon; Dr. Daniel I. Mark; Rev. Thomas J. Reese, S.J.; Hannah Rosenthal; Dr. Katrina Lantos Swett; Dr. James J. Zogby; Ambassador David N. Saperstein (Ex-Officio Member)

2014-2015

Dr. Katrina Lantos Swett (Chair); Dr. Robert P. George (Vice Chair); Dr. James J. Zogby (Vice Chair); Ambassador Mary Ann Glendon; Dr. M. Zuhdi Jasser; Dr. Daniel I. Mark, Rev. Thomas J. Reese, S.J.; Hannah Rosenthal; Eric. P Schwartz

2013-2014

Dr. Robert P. George (Chairman); Dr. Katrina Lantos Swett (Vice Chair); Dr. M. Zuhdi Jasser (Vice Chair); Hon. Elliott Abrams; Hon. Sam Gejdenson; Ambassador Mary Ann Glendon; Eric P. Schwartz; Rev. William J. Shaw; James J. Zogby; Ambassador Suzan D. Johnson Cook (Ex-Officio Member)

2012-2013

Dr. Katrina Lantos Swett (Chair); Ambassador Mary Ann Glendon (Vice Chair); Rev. William J. Shaw (Vice Chair); Hon. Elliott Abrams; Hon. Sam Gejdenson; Dr. Robert P. George; Dr. Azizah al-Hibri; Dr. M. Zuhdi Jasser; Ambassador Suzan D. Johnson Cook (Ex-Officio Member)

2011-2012

Leonard A. Leo (Chair); Dr. Elizabeth H. Prodromou (Vice Chair); Dr. Don Argue (Vice Chair); Felice D. Gaer; Dr. Azizah al-Hibri; Dr. Richard D. Land; Dr. William J. Shaw; Nina Shea; Ted Van Der Meid; Ambassador Suzan D. Johnson Cook (Ex-Officio Member)

2010-2011

Leonard A. Leo (Chair); Dr. Elizabeth H. Prodromou (Vice Chair); Dr. Don Argue (Vice Chair); Imam Talal Y. Eid; Felice D. Gaer; Dr. Richard D. Land; Dr. William Shaw; Nina Shea; Ted Van Der Meid; ;

2009-2010

Leonard A. Leo (Chair); Michael Cromartie (Vice Chair); Dr. Elizabeth H. Prodromou (Vice Chair); Dr. Don Argue; Imam Talal Y. Eid; Felice D. Gaer; Dr. Richard D. Land; Nina Shea

2008-2009

Felice D. Gaer (Chair); Michael Cromartie (Vice Chair); Dr. Elizabeth H. Prodromou (Vice Chair); Dr. Don Argue; Preeta D. Bansal (until February 2009); Imam Talal Y. Eid; Dr. Richard D. Land; Leonard A. Leo; Nina Shea; Ambassador John V. Hanford, III (Ex-Officio Member, until January 2009)

2007-2008

Michael Cromartie (Chair); Preeta D. Bansal (Vice Chair); Dr. Richard D. Land (Vice Chair); Dr. Don Argue; Imam Talal Y. Eid; Felice D. Gaer; Leonard A. Leo; Dr. Elizabeth H. Prodromou; Nina Shea; Ambassador John V. Hanford, III (Ex-Officio Member)

2006-2007

Felice D. Gaer (Chair); Michael Cromartie (Vice Chair); Dr. Elizabeth H. Prodromou (Vice Chair); Nina Shea (Vice Chair); Dr. Khaled M. Abou El Fadl; Preeta D. Bansal; Archbishop Charles J. Chaput; Dr. Richard D. Land; Bishop Ricardo Ramirez; Ambassador John V. Hanford, III (Ex-Officio Member)

2005-2006

Michael Cromartie (Chair); Felice D. Gaer (Vice Chair); Nina Shea (Vice Chair); Dr. Khaled M. Abou El Fadl; Preeta D. Bansal; Archbishop Charles J. Chaput; Dr. Richard D. Land; Dr. Elizabeth H. Prodromou; Bishop Ricardo Ramirez; Ambassador John V. Hanford, III (Ex-Officio Member)

2004-2005

Preeta D. Bansal (Chair); Felice D. Gaer (Vice Chair); Nina Shea (Vice Chair); Dr. Khaled M. Abou El Fadl; Archbishop Charles J. Chaput; Michael Cromartie; Dr. Elizabeth H. Prodromou; Bishop Ricardo Ramirez; Michael K. Young; Ambassador John V. Hanford, III (Ex-Officio Member)

2003-2004

Michael K. Young (Chair); Felice D. Gaer (Vice Chair); Nina Shea (Vice Chair); Preeta D. Bansal; Patti Chang; Dr. Khaled M. Abou El Fadl; Archbishop Charles J. Chaput; Richard D. Land; Bishop Ricardo Ramirez; Ambassador John V. Hanford, III (Ex-Officio Member)

2002-2003

Felice D. Gaer (Chair); Michael K. Young (Vice Chair); Firuz Kazemzadeh; Richard D. Land; Bishop William F. Murphy; Leila Nadya Sadat; Nina Shea; The Honorable Charles R. Stith; The Honorable Shirin Tahir-Kheli

2001-2002

Michael K. Young (Chair); Felice D. Gaer (Executive Committee); The Honorable Charles R. Stith (Executive Committee); Firuz Kazemzadeh; Richard D. Land; Bishop William F. Murphy; Leila Nadya Sadat; Nina Shea; The Honorable Shirin Tahir-Kheli

2000-2001

The Honorable Elliot Abrams (Chair); Firuz Kazemzadeh (Vice Chair); Leila Al-Marayati, M.D.; The Honorable John R. Bolton; Cardinal Theodore McCarrick; Rabbi David Saperstein; Nina Shea; Charles Z. Smith; Michael K. Young; Ambassador Robert A. Seiple (Ex-Officio Member)

1999-2000

Rabbi David Saperstein (Chair); Michael K. Young (Vice Chair); The Honorable Elliot Abrams; Leila Al-Marayati, M.D.; The Honorable John R. Bolton; Firuz Kazemzadeh; Cardinal Theodore McCarrick; Nina Shea; Charles Z. Smith; Ambassador Robert A. Seiple (Ex-Officio Member)