Corporate Governance

Board of Directors

  • David Cowan
    Atherton, CA
    Investor, venture capitalist

  • Richard Dawkins
    Oxford, UK
    Author, evolutionary biologist, lecturer

  • Brian Engler
    Burke, VA
    Operations Research Analyst, Nonprofit Executive

  • Kendrick Frazier
    Albuquerque, NM

  • Barry Kosmin
    Hartford, CT

  • Y. Sherry Sheng
    West Linn, OR
    Nonprofit Executive, Educator

  • Eddie Tabash (Chair, Board of Directors)
    Beverly Hills, CA

  • Dr. J. Anderson Thomson
    Charlottesville, VA
    Author, psychiatrist

  • Leonard Tramiel
    Palo Alto, CA
    Scientist, Educator

Honorary Members of the Board of Directors

  • Rebecca Goldstein

  • Susan Jacoby

Members of the board of directors can be contacted via regular mail, addressed to:

Center for Inquiry
PO Box 741
Amherst, NY 14226-0741

Email correspondence can be sent to the Corporate Secretary, Tom Flynn, at

The Center for Inquiry, along with other nonprofits, is required to file an annual financial report with the IRS, known as Form 990. Below is a link to the 2015 990 for the Center for Inquiry.