Officers and Past Presidents

THE COMMITTEE OF RELIGIOUS NGOs AT THE UNITED NATIONS

RNGO Bureau 2019-2021 (Terms expire in June 2021)

PRESIDENT:
             Hiro Sakurai
             Soka Gakkai International (SGI)
VICE PRESIDENT:
             Julia Grindon-Welch
             Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University
SECRETARY:
              Dileepkumar Thankappan (Guru Dileepji)
              World Yoga Community (WYC)
TREASURER:
              Steve Chiu
              Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation
MEMBERS AT-LARGE :
              Fran Butensky
              International Council of Jewish Women (ICJW)

              Ambassador Leslie Gatan
              United Religions Initiative (URI)

               Abby Hershberger
               Mennonite Central Committee

               Rev. Ken Kitatani
               Sukyo Mahikari

               Rev. Douglas Leonard
               World Council of Churches (WCC) 

               Rev. Margaret Rose
               The Episcopal Church

EX-OFFICIO / PAST PRESIDENT: 

               Carl Murrell
               National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is of the United States
 

                Rev. Dionne Boissiere
               Chaplain at the Church Center for the United Nations

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PAST PRESIDENTS
     Rev. Liberato (Levi) Bautista
     United Methodist Church- GBCS
     Dr. William Vendley
     Religions for Peace
     Dr. Homer A. Jack
     World Conference on Religion and Peace
     Edna McCallion
     Church Women United
     Dr. Norma Levitt
     World Union for Progressive Judaism
     James M. Olson
     Unitarian Universalist
     Mary Beth Reissen
     Pax Christi International
     William P. Thompson
     World Conference on Religion and Peace
     Dr. Jean C. Lambert
     Evangelical Covenant Church
     Betty Golomb
     World Union for Progressive Judaism
     Gloria Garcia, CSJ
     Congregation of St. Joseph
     Fr. Luis M. Dolan
     Temple of Understanding
     Ven. Chung-Ok Lee
     Won Buddhism International
     Rev. Dr. George D. Younger
     Baptist World Alliance
     Mr. Will Baker
     International Association for Religious Freedom
     Dr. Azza Karam
     World Conference of Religions for Peace
     Mr. Jeffery Huffines
     National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of the U.S.
     Mr. Hiro Sakurai
     Soka Gakkai International
     Sr. Joan Kirby
     Temple of Understanding
     Rev. Christopher N. Ferguson
     World Council of Churches
     Ms. Monica Willard
     United Religions Initiative
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Past: THE COMMITTEE OF RELIGIOUS NGOs AT THE UNITED NATIONS

RNGO Bureau 2017-2019 (terms expire in June 2019)

PRESIDENT:
Carl Murrell
National Spiritual Assembly
of the Bahá’ís of the United States
  .
VICE PRESIDENTS (2):
Dr. Kusumita P. Pedersen
Parliament of the World’s Religions
 .
Victoria Edmonds
The Salvation Army
.
SECRETARY:
Rev. Doyeon Park
Won Buddhism
 .
TREASURER:
Ken Kitatani
Sukyo Mahikari
.
AT-LARGE MEMBERS (5):
Jillian Abballe
World Council of Churches
Amb. Leslie Gatan
United Religions Initiative
 .
 .
.
EX-OFFICIO / PAST PRESIDENT: 
Rev. Liberato Bautista (Past President)
Church and Society
The United Methodist Church
Rev. Dionne Boissiere (Chaplain)
Church Center for the United Nations
 . 
PAST PRESIDENTS
     Rev. Liberato (Levi) Bautista
     United Methodist Church- GBCS
     Dr. William Vendley
     Religions for Peace
     Dr. Homer A. Jack
     World Conference on Religion and Peace
     Edna McCallion
     Church Women United
     Dr. Norma Levitt
     World Union for Progressive Judaism
     James M. Olson
     Unitarian Universalist
     Mary Beth Reissen
     Pax Christi International
     William P. Thompson
     World Conference on Religion and Peace
     Dr. Jean C. Lambert
     Evangelical Covenant Church
     Betty Golomb
     World Union for Progressive Judaism
     Gloria Garcia, CSJ
     Congregation of St. Joseph
     Fr. Luis M. Dolan
     Temple of Understanding
     Ven. Chung-Ok Lee
     Won Buddhism International
     Rev. Dr. George D. Younger
     Baptist World Alliance
     Mr. Will Baker
     International Association for Religious Freedom
     Dr. Azza Karam
     World Conference of Religions for Peace
     Mr. Jeffery Huffines
     National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of the U.S.
     Mr. Hiro Sakurai
     Soka Gakkai International
     Sr. Joan Kirby
     Temple of Understanding
     Rev. Christopher N. Ferguson
     World Council of Churches
     Ms. Monica Willard
     United Religions Initiative

2 thoughts on “Officers and Past Presidents

  1. vahid karimi

    have you got a telephone contact?

    1. We do not have a telephone contact.
      Please email RNGO President Monica Willard .
      Thank you for contacting us.

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