Meredith Gould, PhD, is a sociologist, longtime spiritual seeker, and online community manager, and digital communications professional. Her consulting experience spans all levels of church across denominations. Dr. Gould is an award-winning author of ten books (with one always in the works) and about faith and everyday life. She's nationally known as a passionate advocate of using digital tools for ministry and to encourage practical spirituality. Learn more at www.meredithgould.com.
John L. Allen, Jr., is the editor of Crux, specializing in coverage of the Vatican and the Catholic Church. He has written nine books on the Vatican and Catholic affairs, and is a popular speaker on Catholicism both in the United States and internationally. He is a senior Vatican analyst for CNN, and was a correspondent for the National Catholic Reporter for 16 years.
Jordan Denari Duffner is a Catholic voice on Muslim-Christian relations and an advocate for interreligious dialogue. Currently pursuing a PhD in Theological and Religious Studies at Georgetown University, she has worked as a research fellow for the Bridge Initiative studying anti-Muslim prejudice, and is a former Fulbright researcher in Amman, Jordan. Her writing has appeared in TIME, The Washington Post, America, National Catholic Reporter, and other outlets. She lives in the Washington, DC area with her husband, Chris.