topics: human rights and global poverty, racial justice, climate justice, economic justice, immigration, women and girls, nonviolence and peace
Rev. Adam Russell Taylor is the president of Sojourners and author of Mobilizing Hope: Faith-Inspired Activism for a Post Civil Rights Generation
. Taylor previously led the Faith Initiative at the World Bank Group and served as the Vice President of Advocacy at World Vision U.S. and the Senior Political Director at Sojourners. He has also served as the executive director of Global Justice, an organization that educates and mobilizes students around global human rights and economic justice. Taylor is a graduate of Emory University, the Harvard University Kennedy School of Government, and the Samuel DeWitt Proctor School of Theology. Taylor is ordained in the American Baptist Church and serves at the Alfred Street Baptist Church in Alexandria, Va.