Board of Advisors
ERI’s Advisory Board consists of pro-life leaders, faith leaders, and apologetics experts. Members of the Advisory Board periodically advise Josh or other members of ERI’s staff on subjects within their areas of expertise and questions about general strategy.
National Director, 40 Days for Life
David Bereit is a member of Equal Rights Institute's Board of Advisors.
He became an outspoken pro-life advocate after Planned Parenthood announced plans to build an abortion clinic in his Texas town in 1998. He helped to start and build a local grassroots coalition that rallied 60 churches and thousands of people together and dramatically reduced abortions in the region. Planned Parenthood … Read More
Pastor of Student Ministries, First Baptist Church of Clovis
Nick Bradley is a member of Equal Rights Institute's Board of Advisors.
He is one of the Pastors at First Baptist Church of Clovis. He has specialized in Youth Ministries for over 13 years and has heart for truly educating people of all ages in the importance of owning their faith. His desire is for people to come to know the Lord and believes that using logic, critical thinking, history, and … Read More
Executive Director, Fresno Pregnancy Care Center
Kristi Burkhart is a member of Equal Rights Institute's Board of Advisors.
She is the Executive Director of the Fresno Pregnancy Care Center, an affiliate of CareNet and National Institute of Family Life Advocates (NIFLA).
Pregnancy Care Center provides over $700,000 of free goods, services and education every year at no cost to their clients, governments or insurances.
They receive over … Read More
Ethics Professor, Fordham University
Charles Camosy is a member of Equal Rights Institute's Board of Advisors.
Dr. Camosy teaches Christian ethics at Fordham University in the Bronx.
Dr. Camosy grew up in the cornfields of Wisconsin, but has enjoyed living and teaching in the Bronx. A theme running throughout his work is the fostering of intellectual solidarity between political groups and ethical approaches which find … Read More
Founder and President, Secular Pro-Life
Kelsey Hazzard is a member of Equal Rights Institute's Board of Advisors.
She founded Secular Pro-Life in 2009 and serves as its president. Her writings appear regularly in pro-life media and she is featured in the pro-life documentary "40". Kelsey has also made appearances in mainstream news sources like NPR, Buzzfeed, and Slate.
She is a graduate of the University of Miami (B.A. 2009), where … Read More