Familiar face joins FBB board


Foundation Beyond Belief (FBB) is thrilled to announce that our founder and former Executive Director Dale McGowan has joined our board, taking the seat previously held by Jerry DeWitt. FBB is grateful to Jerry for his time and work on the board and we thank him for his service. Dale joins current board members Clare Wuellner, Greta Christina, Rajani Gudlavalleti, Trish Hotze Cowan, and Vic Wang.

Dale McGowan is the author and editor of ten books, including Parenting Beyond Belief, In Faith and In Doubt, and Atheism for Dummies.He was founding executive director of Foundation Beyond Belief. He is currently director of engagement for Patheos, where he works with hundreds of writers in a dozen different world views. In 2008 he was named Harvard Humanist of the Year for his work in nonreligious parent education.

Dale holds a Ph.D. in music composition and theory from the University of Minnesota for reasons unclear. He lives with his family in Atlanta.