American Museum of Biblical Archae

Museum of Biblical Archaeology

Advisors & Supporters



Steering Committee



Pat BoonePat Boone
Actor, Singer
Beverly Hills, CA





Alan DershowitzAlan Dershowitz
Law Professor Emeritus
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA





Susan EisenhowerSusan Eisenhower
Director
Eisenhower Group
Washington, DC





Jaime FarrJamie Farr
Actor
Hollywood, CA





Norman KoonceNorman Koonce
Former CEO
American Institute of Architects
Washington, DC





Calvin OrenCalvin Oren
President
Visibild Inc.
Baltimore, MD





David RooseveltDavid Roosevelt
Author, Statesman
Switzerland





 Federico S. Quinto Federico Sangiradi Wardal
Count of Wardal
Rome, Italy





Ray WilleyRay Willey
Historic Properties Developer
Tuscon, AZ





 Chuck Williams Chuck Williams
Actor/Producer
Hollywood, CA





Juan WilliamsJuan Williams
Fox News Contributor
Washington, DC





Advisory Board


Dan BahatDan Bahat
Excavator of Jerusalem
St. Michael College, University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada





Dr. Amnon Ben-TorAmnon Ben-Tor
Biblical Archaeologist, Excavator of Tel Hazor
Tel Aviv, Israel





Neal BierlingNeal Bierling
Ancient Near Eastern Site Photographer
President, Phoenix Data Systems
Ada, MI





Kirsti CopelandKirsti Copeland
Biblical Scholar, Professor
Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA





Bill DeverWilliam Dever
Biblical Archaeologist, Excavator of Gezer, Professor Emeritus, Near Eastern Archeology, University of Arizona
Alampra, Cyprus





Dr. Pam GaberPamela Gaber
Cypriot Archaeologist, Excavator of Idalion, Cyprus, Professor, Lycoming College
Alampra, Cyprus





Larry GeratyLarry Geraty
President (retired), La Sierra University
Jordanian Archaeologist
Excavator of Madaba Plains, Jordan
Riverside, CA





Seymour GitinSy Gitin
Director Emeritus,
Albright Institute of Archaeological Research
Excavator of Tel Miqne/Ekron
Jerusalem, Israel





Ron HendelRon Hendel
Biblical Scholar, Professor, Hebrew Bible and Jewish Studies
U.C. Berkeley
Berkeley, CA





James HoffmeierJames Hoffmeier
Egyptologist, Professor, Excavator of Akhenaton Temple Project, Professor, Near Eastern Archaeology
Trinity International University
Deerfield, IL





Aren MaeirAren Maeir
Biblical Archaeologist, Excavator / Tell es-Safi / Gath, Professor, Biblical Archaeology Bar Ilan University
Jerusalem, Israel





Jodi MagnessJodi Magness
Biblical Scholar, Excavator of Masada, Professor, Religious Studies and Early Judaism
University of N.C. Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC





Amiha MazarAmihai Mazar
Biblical Scholar, Excavator of Timnah and Bet Sheán, Professor, Biblical Archaeology
Hebrew University
Jerusalem, Israel





Kyle McCarterKyle McCarter
Biblical Scholar, Professor Emeritus, Biblical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD





Josh McDowellJosh McDowell
Author, Speaker
Josh McDowell Ministries
Dallas, TX





Carol MeyersCarol Meyers
Biblical Scholar, Excavator of Sepphoris, Professor Emerita, Religious Studies
Duke University
Durham, NC





Eric MeyersEric Meyers
Biblical Scholar, Excavator of Sepphoris, Professor Emeritus, Judaic Studies and Archaeology
Duke University
Durham, NC





Alan MillardAlan Millard
Biblical Scholar, Excavator of Petra
Professor Emeritus, Ancient Semitic Languages
University of Liverpool
Liverpool, UK





Steve OrtizSteve Ortiz
Biblical Archaeologist, Excavator of Gezer, Professor, Biblical Archaeology
Lipscomb University
Nashville, TN





Stephen PfannStephen Pfann
President
University of the Holy Land, Director Nazareth Village Research Project
Jerusalem, Israel





Konstantinos PolitisKonstantinos Politis
Ancient Near Eastern Archaeologist, Byzantine and Early Islamic Periods
Excavator of Zoara/Safi in Jordan and Ra's al-Hadd in Oman
Chalkis, Greece





Nicolae RoddyNicolae Roddy
Biblical Scholar, Professor, Hebrew Bible
Creighton University
Omaha, NE





William SchniedewindWilliam Schniedewind
Biblical Scholar, Professor, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures
UCLA
Los Angeles, CA





Joe SegerJoe Seger
Excavator of Tell Halif, Professor Emeritus, Cobb Institute of Biblical Archaeology
Mississippi State University
Tuscon, AZ





Daniel Smith-ChristopherDaniel Smith-Christopher
Biblical Scholar, Professor, Theological Studies
Loyola Marymount University
Los Angeles, CA





Mark SmithMark Smith
Biblical Scholar, Professor, Old Testament Literature and Exegesis
Princeton Theological Seminary
Princeton, NJ





Ron TappyRon Tappy
Biblical Archaeologist, Professor Emeritus, Bible and Archaeology, Pittsburg Theological Seminary, Excavator of Tel Zayit
Pittsburgh, PA





James VanderKamJames VanderKam
Biblical Scholar, Professor Emeritus, Hebrew Scriptures
Notre Dame University
South Bend, IN





Michael WhiteL. Michael White
Biblical Scholar, Professor, Classics and Christian Origins
University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX





Dainel WolkDaniel Wolk
Rabbi Emeritus
Congregation Emmanuel
Rye, NY





David WolpeDavid Wolpe
Senior Rabbi
Sinai Temple
Los Angeles, CA





Edward J. WrightEdward J. Wright
Biblical Scholar, Professor, Hebrew Bible and Early Judaism
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ




Complete List


Steering Committee


Pat Boone
Alan Dershowitz
Susan Eisenhower
Jamie Farr
Norman Koonce
Federico S. Quinto
David Roosevelt
Ray Willey
Chuck Williams
Juan Williams


Advisory Board


Dan Bahat
Amnon Ben-Tor
Neal Bierling
Kirsti Copeland
William Dever
Pamela Gaber
Larry Geraty
Sy Gitin
Ron Hendel
Aren Maier
Jodi Magness
Amihai Mazar
Kyle McCarter
Josh McDowell
Carol Meyers
Eric Meyers
Alan Millard
Steven Ortiz
Stephen Pfann
Konstantinos Politis
Nicolae Roddy
William Schniedewind
Joe Seger
Daniel Smith-Christopher
Mark Smith
Ron Tappy
James VanderKam
Michael L. White
Daniel Wolk
David Wolpe
Edward J. Wright


In Memoraiam


Trude Dothan
Richard Kiel
Mickey Rooney
Lawrence Stager