Who’s Who at JCF

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.

For information about the current Board of Directors, please visit this page.

Working Associates

Audio Jimmy Maxwell
Bookkeeping Barbara Zdeb *
Events Stephen L. Gerringer
Publications David Kudler
Research & Transcriptions Lynn Tucker
Rights & Permissions Michael Lambert
Video David Fox
Chief Technical Officer Mark Oppenneer

* Citrin Cooperman & Company, LLP

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

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

David Darling David Gonzalez
Carol Gunby Lorin Hollander
Paul Horn D Chungliang Al Huang
David “Red” Johnson Mickey Lemle
Terry Lupton Gerald McDermott D
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.

Emeritus Directors & Advisors

Jean Erdman Campbell FBD, Chair Emeritus

Stephen Aizenstat   FA Charles Brainard, Esq.   FBA
Ted Dillingham   FD FA Keoni Fairbanks   FD
Marjory E. Fairbanks   FBD D David Fox   FA
Kathy Komaroff Goodman   FD FA Jerome L. Goldman   FBA
Chungliang Al Huang   FA Sam Keen   FBA
Paul Klein   FA Robin Larsen   FBA
Stephen Larsen   FBA Mickey Lemle   FA
John Lobell   FBA George Lucas   FBA
Barbara McClintock   FBA David Miller   FD
Anne Marie Morissette   FBA D Peggy Hansen Olsen   FA D
Terry Peay   FA Laurance Rockefeller   FBA D
Mary Shapiro   FD Elise Collins Shields   FD
Lois Farfel Stark   FA Roberto Takaoka   FA
Alfred van der Marck   FBA D Robert Wagner   FD
Mark Watts   FA  

FBD Founding Board of Directors
FBA Founding Board of Advisors
FD Former Director
FA Former Advisor
D Deceased

For information about the current Board of Directors, please visit this page.