Amy Butler is senior pastor of The Riverside Church in New York City.
John Chandler is leader of the Spence Network, a network that helps to connect churches and church leaders with each other and with best ministry practices.
Jason Coker is pastor of Wilton Baptist Church in Wilton, Connecticut. He also is recorder for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and a member of its Governing Board.
Scott Dickison is pastor of First Baptist Church of Christ in Macon, Georgia.
Corey Fields is associate pastor of First Baptist Church in Topeka, Kansas.
David P. Gushee is senior columnist for faith, politics and culture for Baptist News Global. He is Distinguished University Professor of Christian Ethics and director of the Center for Theology and Public Life at Mercer University.
Kyle Henderson has been pastor of First Baptist Church in Athens, Texas, since 1997.
Aileen Lawrimore is minister with youth and children at First Baptist Church in Weaverville, North Carolina.
Nora Lozano is professor of theological studies and co-director of the Latina Leadership Institute at Baptist University of the Américas in San Antonio, Texas.
Bill Leonard is James and Marilyn Dunn Professor of Church History and Baptist Studies at the School of Divinity, Wake Forest University.
Starlette McNeill is associate pastor at Village Baptist Church in Bowie, Md. She is also a wife, stay-at-home mother and blogger who writes on race and its intersections with faith at www.racelessgospel.com.
Doyle Sager is senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Jefferson City, Mo.
Bill Wilson is director of The Center for Healthy Churches in Winston-Salem, N.C., and a member of the Baptist News Global transition board of directors.
Brett Younger is associate professor of preaching at Mercer University’s McAfee School of Theology in Atlanta.