Ronald A. Lindsay has been the president and CEO of the Center for Inquiry for nearly 7 years. Prior to leading the organization, Lindsay received his Ph.D. from Georgetown University, specializing in bioethics. He also studied at University of Virginia School of Law, and practiced law for 26 years before joining CFI in 2008. His articles have been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals, and he has authored two books: "The Necessity of Secularism: Why God Can't Tell us What to Do" (2014) and "Future Bioethics: Overcoming Taboos, Myths, and Dogmas." (2008)
With Ron Lindsay's tenure as president and CEO coming to a close, he delivered a heartfelt address at the Reason for Change conference in Buffalo, New York, on June 14, 2015. His words are hopeful and sincere as Ron expresses optimism for the future, both for the Center for Inquiry, and for the mission of the humanist movement overall.