Chair and chief executive officer, Freedom Forum
James W. Abbott
Chair, Freedom Forum Institute Board
Former president, University of South Dakota
Secretary, Freedom Forum
Newspaper management consultant
Former chair, Cape Publications, Inc.
R. David Edelman
Director, Projects on Technology, Economy, & National Security, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Editor of Culture, Training & Outreach, The Wall Street Journal
Shareholder, Gray Robinson Attorneys at Law
Malcolm R. Kirschenbaum
Chair, Freedom Forum Finance and Executive Committee
Lawyer and civic leader
John C. Lee IV
Vice-Chair, Freedom Forum Finance and Executive Committee
Former chair, Middleburg Financial Corp.
Peter S. Prichard
Former editor-in-chief, USA Today
Orage Quarles III
Chair, Freedom Forum Audit Committee
Secretary, Freedom Forum Institute
Former president and publisher, The News & Observer
Former chief legal and operating officer, current board director, Gannett Co., Inc.
Anchor and managing editor, “PBS NewsHour”
Madelyn P. Jennings
Former senior vice president, personnel, Gannett Co. Inc.
Robert C. Khayat
Chancellor emeritus, University of Mississippi
Bette Bao Lord
Will Norton Jr.
Dean, Meek School of Journalism and New Media, University of Mississippi
Charles L. Overby
Former chair and chief executive officer, Freedom Forum and Newseum