The Joseph Campbell Foundation (JCF) is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt working foundation, not a grant-making organization. JCF is run essentially by volunteers who assume responsibility for specific tasks.

Working Associates

David Fox Video
Stephen L. Gerringer Community
Carol Gunby Web Services
David Kudler Publications
Michael Lambert Rights & Permissions, Administrator of CoaHO 
Jimmy Maxwell Audio
Mary L. Shapiro, Esq. Intellectual Property Counsel - Law Office of Mary L. Shapiro
Clare Ultimo Designer
Martin Weyers Moderator of CoaHO (English & German)
Barbara Zdeb Bookkeeping - Citrin Cooperman & Company, LLP
Lynn Tucker Research & Transcriptions

Mythological RoundTable® Program

JCF is grateful to the following members of the Mythological RoundTable® Leaders Committee, who are responsible for coordination and communication between groups participating in JCF's Mythological RoundTable® Program:

Martin Weyers                 Heidelberg, Germany
Jeanne Andrews              Sacramento, CA
Diana Peterson                Chattanooga, TN
Will Linn                         Ojai, CA


Regular Donors

Jeanne Andrews
David Bradshaw
Susan Chamberlin
Carol Davis Ching
Bleddyn Gedrych
Claudia Linby
Maria O'Rourke
Brian Pollock
Bob Sauerbreyl
Peter Anthony Spakowski
Nancy Spring
William Wiedmann


Memorial Grants

The Dugan Family Charitable Fund, managed by the Vangueard Charitable Trust Program, in honor of Robert and Filomena Dugan


Joseph Campbell Foundation Fellows are individuals who have achieved success in their individual fields and volunteer their time and talent to the Foundation.

Phil Cousineau David Darling David Gonzalez
Carol Gunby Lorin Hollander Paul Horn 
Chungliang Al Huang‡ David "Red" Johnson Mickey Lemle
Terry Lupton Gerald McDermott Richard Patterson
Michael Pinder

Erdman-Campbell Award

JCF’s Board of Directors on special occasions presents the Erdman-Campbell Award for Contributions to the Contemporary Mythopoetic Imagination to individuals whose life and work contribute significantly to shaping the emerging mythos, in the spirit of Joseph Campbell and his wife, Jean Erdman, award winning choreographer and modern dance pioneer.

Initital recipients:

Stewart Brand, writer, editor, futurist, creator of the Whole Earth Catalog and co-founder of The WELL.

Alexander Rose, Next Generation Visionary and director of the Long Now Foundation.

Board of Directors

Susan E. Chamberlin
Roger H. Epstein, Esq. Secretary
Katherine Komaroff Goodman Vice-President
Edward Charles Horton, C.P.A. Treasurer
Michael S. Karlin, Ph.D.
Leigh Melander, Ph.D.
Robert Walter ° President

Emeritus Associates

Jean Erdman Campbell°, Chair Emeritus

Stephen Aizenstat Charles Brainard, Esq.‡
Keoni Fairbanks° Marjory E. Fairbanks°§ Jerome L. Goldman‡
Sam Keen‡ Robin Larsen‡ Stephen Larsen‡
John Lobell‡ George Lucas‡ Barbara McClintock‡
Anne Marie Morissette‡§ Peggy Hansen Olsen§ Terry Peay
Laurance RockefellerठLois Farfel Stark Roberto Takaoka
Alfred van der Marck‡§

° Founding Board of Directors
‡ Founding Board of Advisors
* Working Associates
§ Deceased