Steve Bishop is an Associate Professor of Foreign Languages & Literatures and Africana Studies at the University of New Mexico. His teaching and research interests are in African literature and culture, law & literature, child soldiers, service learning, and social justice. He has lived in New Mexico for the past 14 years after originally coming to the Southwest to work as a lawyer on the Navajo Nation. He now loves green chile, roadrunners, and the Balloon Fiesta, but is terrified of going up in a balloon.
Tim Gregory is the founder and director of Nada Brahma Productions and has been serving educational institutions with cultural arts programs since 1991. He is an Artist-in-Education and a Teaching Artist Institute graduate with the Maryland State Arts Council. Tim is also the co-founder of Kenya Connect, a nonprofit organization connecting children globally through correspondence and service learning programs.
Sarah Wilkinson founded Project PeacePal in 2007 and has been the Executive Director since that time. She sits on the board as a non-voting member.
— The Dalai Lama