CIFA Founding Partners

Founding partners ground CIFA in the interfaith community, and lend specific expertise, experience and networks to the organization. Refraining from duplicating the activities of its partners, CIFA will work through them according to their core competencies wherever possible. Founding partners and members of the CIFA Board of Trustees include:

Abed Ayoub
Abed Ayoub
Chief Executive Officer, Islamic Relief USA
 
Nancy Birdsall
Nancy Birdsall
President, Center for Global Development
 
Rich Cizik
Rich Cizik
President, New Evangelical Outreach
 
David Dahlin
David Dahlin
Executive Vice President, Compassion International
 
John J. DeGioia
John J. DeGioia
President, Georgetown University
 
Mark Dybul
Mark Dybul
The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law
 
Senator William H. Frist
Senator William H. Frist
Chairman, Hope Through Healing Hands
 
Ken Hackett
Ken Hackett
President, Catholic Relief Services
 
The Very Rev. Samuel T. Lloyd
The Very Rev. Samuel T. Lloyd
Dean, Washington National Cathedral
 
Robert W. Radtke
Robert W. Radtke
President, Episcopal Relief and Development
 
Rabbi David Saperstein
Rabbi David Saperstein
Director and Counsel, Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism
 
Dr. Timothy Shriver
Dr. Timothy Shriver
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Special Olympics
 
Richard Stearns
Richard Stearns
President, World Vision, United States
 
Ruth Turner
Ruth Turner
Tony Blair Faith Foundation