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Benjamin Todd Jealous is a community organizer, a graduate of Columbia University and a Rhodes Scholar. Ben served as the youngest President and CEO of the NAACP. Ben is currently a partner at Kapor Capital, an investment firm that invests in progressive social change. He is a Visiting Professor at Princeton's Woodrow Wilson School of International Affairs, and a candidate for Governor of Maryland.
Dr. Peter Pronovost is the founder and director of the Johns Hopkins Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality. He is a world leader in the field of medicine, as a practicing critical care physician and a prolific researcher, with over 800 publications and numerous scientific accolades. His work in leveraging checklists to reduce catheter-related bloodstream infections has improved patient safety throughout the world, saving thousands of lives and earning him a spot in TIME's 100 most influential people in the world and a coveted MacArthur Foundation “genius grant” in 2008.
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