Honorary Board


Marie Bayon de la Tour, Grand-niece of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin and Secretary General of the Teilhard Family Association

George V. Coyne, SJ, Former director of the Vatican Observatory and holder of the McDevitt Chair of Religious Philosophy at Le Moyne College

Dr. John J. DeGioia, President of Georgetown University

Gregory Maguire, a novelist for adults and children whose books include WICKED and WHAT-THE-DICKENS, is also a critic. He has appeared occasionally on “All Things Considered” and writes now and then for CNN and other venues.

Cokie Roberts, Broadcast journalist and author; political commentator for National Public Radio and ABC News, as well as a regular roundtable analyst for This Week With George Stephanopoulos.

Martin Sheen, Actor, activist, and Teilhard de Chardin enthusiast

Timothy Shriver, Chairman of Special Olympics, co-founder of The Collaborative for Social and Emotional Learning (CASEL), and author of the forthcoming Fully Alive: Discovering What Matters Most

Krista Tippett,  Broadcaster, journalist, and author. Creator and host of public radio program On Being and author of Speaking of Faith — Why Religion Matters and How to Talk about It

 Harris Wofford, U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania and CEO of the Corporation for National and Community Service;  former President of SUNY Old Westbury and Bryn Mawr College;  author of Of Kennedys and Kings, and Special Assistant to President Kennedy for Civil Rights and Associate Director of the Peace Corps.