2009 – Jon Meachem

Coleman Barks

Faith and Politics: From George Washington to Barack Obama

Author and former Newsweek editor, Mr. Meacham is a leading national commentator on the role of faith in America. Among his best-selling titles are American Gospel: God, the Founding Fathers, and The Making of a Nation, a historical portrait of the spiritual foundation of America. His in-depth understanding of politics, religion, history, and the media make him a frequent guest on programs such as NBC News, MSNBC, and Meet the Press.