Martha Minow, Chair
300th Anniversary University Professor, Harvard University, and former Dean, Harvard Law School

Stacey Abrams
Former Georgia House Democratic Leader
Due to the commencement of her campaign for Governor of Georgia, Stacey Abrams is taking a leave of absence from the selection committee effective immediately (12/9/2021).

David Axelrod
Political Strategist and founder of the Institute of Politics at The University of Chicago

Joaquin Castro
US Congressman (D-TX 20th District)

Carlos Curbelo
Former US Congressman (R-FL 26th District)

Christopher J. Dodd
Former Chairman and CEO, Motion Picture Association of America; Former US Senator (D-CT)

Adam Frankel
Senior Advisor to Emerson Collective and Fenway Strategies; Former Speechwriter to President Barack Obama

Sherrilyn Ifill
President and Director-Counsel, NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund

Caroline Kennedy
Honorary President of the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation

Marne Levine
Vice President of Global Partnerships and Business Development, Facebook

Claire McCaskill
Former US Senator (D-MO); NBC Political Analyst

William H. McRaven
Admiral, USN (Retired)

Beth Myers
Principal, Buckminster Strategies

Ronald L. Sargent
Chairman, John F. Kennedy Library Foundation

Jack Schlossberg
Grandson of President Kennedy