Serge SchmemannA member of the editorial board of The New York Times.
John Kerry68th United States Secretary of State
Kevin RuddFormer Prime Minister of Australia and is President of the Asia Society Policy Institute in New York.
Ban Ki-moonCo-Chairman of the Ban Ki-moon Center for Global Citizens
George MitchellUnited States senator from Maine from 1980 to 1995 and served as Senate majority leader from 1989 to 1995.
Zhanna NemtsovaFounder of the Boris Nemtsov Foundation for Freedom
Johanna Sigurdardottirformer Prime Minister of Iceland. She was the first woman to serve in the role, from 2009 to 2013.
Leymah GboweeLiberian peace activist, social worker and women’s rights advocate.
Roger CohenA columnist for The Times since 2009.
Yau Wai-ChingPro-independence activist and a former member of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council.
Manal al-SharifCo-founder and leader of the #Women2Drive movement and founder and CEO of Women2Hack Academy
Jorge Ramosan anchor for the Univision network and the author.
Agnes HellerA Hungarian philosopher and lecturer.
Ilham AhmedKurdish politician and co-chairwoman of the Syrian Democratic Council
Lina AntaraA democracy support professional specializing in electoral processes and human rights.
Celestine BohlenA former New York Times foreign correspondent
Farah NayeriWrites on culture for The New York Times. Based in London, she was previously the arts correspondent of Bloomberg.