Board of Advisors (affiliations for identification only)

Emma Ashford, CATO Institute
Andrew J. Bacevich, Boston University
Richard K. Betts, Columbia University
Christopher Coyne, George Mason University
Michael C. Desch, University of Notre Dame
Louis Fisher, the Constitution Project
Eugene Gholz, University of Notre Dame
Douglas M. Gibler, University of Alabama
Michael J. Glennon, Tufts University Fletcher School
David C. Hendrickson, Colorado College
A. Trevor Thrall, George Mason University
Paul R. Pillar, Georgetown University
Harvey Sapolsky, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Executive Director

John Allen Gay speaking at Johns Hopkins University.

John Allen Gay is executive director of the John Quincy Adams Society, a national network of student groups centered on a vision of foreign policy restraint. He is a former managing editor of the National Interest, where his writing focused on U.S. foreign policy and the Middle East. He is coauthor, with Geoffrey Kemp, of War with Iran: Political, Military, and Economic Consequences. He holds a master’s degree in international relations from Syracuse University’s Maxwell School and a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from the College of William & Mary.

Christine Urquhart is program assistant for outreach and partner relations at the John Quincy Adams Society. She holds a bachelor of arts in political science from Middlebury College.

Sophia Leddy is a foreign policy and outreach intern at the John Quincy Adams Society. She holds a bachelor of arts in International Political Studies and Spanish from Ashland University.