Dr. Jonathan Granoff is an author, attorney and international peace activist. He is currently President of the Global Security Institute and a Senior Advisor of the American Bar Association᾽s Committee on Arms Control and National Security. He has served as Vice President of the NGO Committee on Disarmament at the United Nations and serves on numerous boards, including the Lawyers Committee on Nuclear Policy, the Lawyers Alliance for World Security, and the Jane Goodall Institute. Granoff has lectured worldwide on the legal, ethical and spiritual dimensions of human development and security, with a specific focus on the threats posed by nuclear weapons. He is an award-winning screenwriter and has been featured in more than thirty publications. He practices law in Philadelphia. Dr. Granoff has represented the International Peace Bureau at the Nobel Peace Laureate Summits in Rome since 2002. He studied at Vassar College and Rutgers School of Law (Camden).