The Board

 

Elliot Fineman
President & Chief Executive Officer

In 2010, Elliot founded the National Gun Victim’s Action Council (NGVAC) to provide an economic lever leading to sane national and state gun laws. He also is a senior member of the Brady Pac–Illinois…
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Andrew Goddard
Chairman of the Board

Andrew is the President of the Richmond Chapter of the Million Mom March against gun violence and a board member of the Virginia Center for Public Safety…
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Lori O’Neill
Vice Chairman

Lori is co-owner, with her husband, Bob, of O’Neill Marketing Strategies, Inc., an award-winning, full-service marketing and branding firm based in Chagrin Falls, Ohio. She holds a B.S. in advertising from Boston University and has completed coursework in Intellectual Property Law at the University of Akron…
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Elissa Fineman
Secretary – Evanston, Illinois

Elissa has a Master’s in Education from the Bank Street College of Education and taught in the New York City public school system…
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Kenny Barnes
Washington D.C.

Kenny attended the University of the District of Columbia where he earned a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology and received his BA in psychology, magna cum laude…
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Jeanne Bishop
Winnetka, Illinois

Jeanne is the author of many op-ed pieces on gun violence and has lobbied federal, state and local governments extensively to pass gun violence prevention legislation…
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Griffin Dix
Kensington, California

Griffin was recently Chairman of the Brady Campaign’s Million Mom March National State Presidents Council and the chapter-elected member of the Brady Campaign Board of Trustees…
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Bill Jenkins
Northfield, Illinois

Bill is the self-published author of the acclaimed book, What To Do When the Police Leave: A Guide to the First Days of Traumatic Loss (WBJ Press)…
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Chester Kulis
Mount Prospect, Illinois

He is on the Board of the Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence and has served as a television spokesperson on issues of handgun violence and victims’ rights…
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Thom Mannard
Evanston, Illinois

In 2005 he was elected to serve as President of States United to Prevent Gun Violence, a national coalition of 25 state-based gun violence prevention groups…
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Alice Thomas-Norris
Oak Park, Illinois

For her dedication to end gun violence, Alice has been honored by the Brady Campaign, the City of Chicago’s Mayor’s Office and the Chicago Police Department…
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Tom Vanden Berk
Chicago, Illinois

Tom presently serves as a board member of the Brady Campaign/Million Mom March…
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Amanda and Nick Wilcox
Penn Valley, California

Feeling compelled to dedicate themselves to the goal of reducing violence in our society; they became deeply involved in gun violence prevention as well as advocating for improved mental health care in California…
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Willie Williams
Chicago, Illinois

Willie founded a sports foundation in his son’s name, The Willie Williams III Youth Foundation, provides a safe place for teenagers to play, education and on-going guidance after school…
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Heidi Yewman
Vancouver, Washington

Heidi also sits on the board of the Trauma Intervention Program (TIP), a group of 160 volunteers who provide “emotional first aid” to people in the Portland, Oregon/Vancouver, Washington area who have just experienced a trauma or the death of a loved one…
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