Edward C. Kisailus is Professor of Biology at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York.
Thomas W. Payzant is Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education in the United States Department of Education. Tom Fagan is Special Assistant in Compensatory Education in the United States Department of Education.
Thomas E. Persing is Superintendant of North Penn School District in Lansdale, Pennsylvania.
Timothy P. Ready is a senior staff associate at the Association of American Medical Colleges and is Director of Project 3000 by 2000.