Leadership Council

Our Leadership Council members inspire us with their dedication and advocacy. Sharing a commitment to protect human rights, each leverages their individual talents to advance the mission of RFK Human Rights.

Chairs

Visionaries

Artists

Jane Alexander

Alec and Hilaria Baldwin

Tony Bennett

Aloe Blacc

Melinna Bobadilla

Michael Bolton

Lorraine Bracco

David Costabile

Tim Daly

Rocky Dawuni

Kathryn Erbe

Giancarlo Esposito

Renee Flemming

Peter Frampton

Darrell Green

Melanie Griffith

Jazmin Grimaldi

James Harden

Dennis Haysbert

Cheryl Hines

Tony Hollingsworth

Brian d'Arcy James

Keegan Michael and Elle Key

Richard Kind

Joel Kinnaman

Chad Lowe

Julianna Marguiles

Matt McCoy

Kate Mulgrew

Graham Nash

Ken Olin

Mandy Patinkin

Jennifer Prescott

Gloria Reuben

Paul Sorvino

Max Starks IV

Chris Tucker

Sam Waterston

Forest Whitaker

Scott Wolf

Alfre Woodard

Founders

Bill Clinton

42nd President, United States of America

Thomas P. DiNapoli

Comptroller, State of New York

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senator, State of New York

Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg

Former Ambassador to Japan

Kerry Kennedy

Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights

Denise L. Nappier

Gina Raimondo

Secretary of Commerce, United States of America

Jeffrey D. Sachs

Director of the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network

Amartya Sen

Nobel Laureate in Economics

Anne Simpson

CalPERS

Archbishop Desmond M. Tutu

Ash Williams

Florida State Board of Administration

Nobel Peace Prize Laureates

Oscar Sánchez Arias

Costa Rica

Bishop Carlos Ximenes Belo

East Timor

Ouided Bouchamaoui

Tunisia

Shirin Ebadi

Iran

Mohamed El Baradei

International Atomic Energy Agency

Leymah Gbowee

Liberia

Tawakkol Karman

Yemen

Jose Ramos-Horta

East Timor

Kailash Satyarthi

India

David Trimble

Northern Ireland

Rigoberta Menchú Tum

Guatemala

Lech Walesa

Poland

Muhammad Yunus

Bangladesh

Ripple of Hope Laureates

Harry Belafonte

Tony Bennett

Joseph Biden

46th President, United States of America

Bono

Bruce Broussard

Humana

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Former Secretary of State, United States of America

George Clooney

Tim Cook

Apple

Clive Davis

Robert De Niro

Dr. Anthony Fauci

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease

Dolores Huerta

Wyclef Jean

Colin Kaepernick

Niclas Kjellström-Matseke

17 Asset Management

Dennis Mathisen

K2 Capital

Scott Minerd

Guggenheim Partners

Phil Murphy

Governor, State of New Jersey

Barack Obama

44th President, United States of America

Nancy Pelosi

Speaker of the House, United States of America

Dan Schulman

PayPal

Howard Schultz

Starbucks

Robert F. Smith

Vista Equity Partners

Dan Springer

DocuSign

Taylor Swift

Hamdi Ulukaya

Chobani

Champions

Anne Finucane

Global Strategy and Investment Officer, Bank of America

Rose Stuckey Kirk

Orin Kramer

Vincent Mai

Marc and Diane Spilker

David Zaslav

Discovery Inc.

Groundbreakers

Wendy and Jim Abrams

Roger C. Altman

Evercore

John Boyer

Maximus Foundation

Edward and Charity Dong

International Leadership Foundation