With a dash of entrepreneurship and a sprinkle of activism, celebrity chef Michel Nischan, a NationSwell Council member, has devoted his life to bringing healthy food to the poorest Americans.
For documentary producer Xan Parker, a NationSwell Council member, telling real people’s stories of struggles and success isn’t a job. It’s a calling.
Through her work with the Bob Woodruff Foundation, NationSwell Council member Anne Marie Dougherty knows that the best way to lift up returning service members is by building enduring connections among them.
Emily McKhann, co-founder of The Motherhood, Inc., and a Nationswell Council member, reflects on the evolving role of women’s voices online.
Music executive Jordan Kurland, a NationSwell Council member, rallies his famous friends to speak out — or, more precisely, sing out — about the 2016 election.
New Yorker Christine Gaspar, a NationSwell Council member, is on a mission: to increase civic engagement by using art and design in fresh (and fun!) ways.
As CEO of an organization that backs pro-worker initiatives, NationSwell Council member Carmen Rojas knows a thing or two about America's changing labor landscape.
Former federal prosecutor-turned-white-collar attorney Brendan McGuire, a NationSwell Council member, recalls his decades-long career working in public service.
In our ongoing series on NationSwell Council members, meet AIDS activist Perry Halkitis, who combined his skills as a researcher with personal tragedy to improve the health of gay men.
In our ongoing series, meet education advocate Charissa Fernández, a member of the NationSwell Council, a community of leaders who share a passion for service and engaging around solutions to national challenges.
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