Bill Kristol

Board Member

Bill Kristol is founder of The Weekly Standard, which he edited until it closed its doors in 2018. As a prominent political analyst and commentator, he is a frequent guest of televised news shows on such networks as ABC, CNN, Fox News, and MSNBC. Bill has a podcast and video series, Conversations with Bill Kristol, which features a host of impressive guests (including Jim Ceaser, fellow JMC board member) and has published widely in areas ranging from foreign policy to constitutional law and political philosophy. Early in his career, he served on the faculty at Harvard University and University of Pennsylvania.

Bill currently serves on the boards of the Manhattan Institute and the Foundation for Constitutional Government. He received his A.B. and Ph.D. from Harvard University.