President and CEO, Sojourners
Jim Wallis is a bestselling author, public theologian, speaker, and international commentator on faith and public life. His latest book is The Great Awakening: Reviving Faith & Politics in a Post–Religious Right America, a New York Times bestseller. His previous book, God’s Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn’t Get It, was on the bestseller list for 4 months. He is President and CEO of Sojourners and is editor-in-chief of Sojourners magazine, whose combined print and electronic media have a readership of more than 250,000 people (www.sojo.net). He blogs regularly at www.GodsPolitics.com. Wallis frequently speaks around the country, and his columns appear in major newspapers, including The New York Times and Washington Post. He frequently appears as a television commentator on CNN, MSNBC, Fox; and on National Public Radio. He is a husband, father of two young boys, and a Little League baseball coach.