Capitol Conversations Episode

Show Notes

Jeff Pickering welcomes Brent Leatherwood of the ERLC and Paul Miller of Georgetown University to discuss their research project exploring what American adults with evangelical beliefs think about civility and politics.   

Guest Biography

Paul D. Miller is a professor of the practice of international affairs at Georgetown University, a senior fellow with the Atlantic Council’s Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security, and a research fellow with the ERLC. Miller also taught at The University of Texas at Austin and the National Defense University and worked at the RAND Corporation prior to his arrival at Georgetown. Before his career in academia, Dr. Miller served as Director for Afghanistan and Pakistan on the National Security Council staff; worked as an intelligence analyst for the Central Intelligence Agency; and served as a military intelligence officer in the U.S. Army. Miller holds a PhD in international relations and a BA in government from Georgetown University, and a master in public policy from Harvard University.

Brent Leatherwood is no stranger to our podcast but as a refresher, he serves as the ERLC’s Director of Strategic Partnerships. Before coming to the ERLC, he served as the executive director of the Tennessee Republican Party and also worked on Capitol Hill as a senior legislative aide. Brent and his wife Meredith have three children and are members of The Church at Avenue South, where he serves as a deacon.

Resources from the Conversation

Subscribe

iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | Tune in  

Brent Leatherwood

Brent Leatherwood serves as the Director of Strategic Partnerships. Before coming to the ERLC, he served as the executive director of the Tennessee Republican Party from December 2012 to December 2016, where he managed the organization’s campaign apparatus at the federal,... Read More

Jeff Pickering

Jeff Pickering serves as associate policy communications director in the Washington, D.C. office. In this role, he hosts the weekly Capitol Conversations podcast, develops communications strategy, and connects journalists with the organization’s policy work. He also serves as the mentor and director... Read More

More From

Capitol Conversations Episodes

Published Jan 24, 2020

On Human Dignity: Jeanne Mancini and the March for Life

Published Jan 22, 2020

On Human Dignity: Briana Stensrud on standing up for the vulnerable

Published Jan 16, 2020

On Human Dignity: Janet Durig with stories of transformation from a pregnancy center

Published Jan 10, 2020

Applying the human dignity theology to our work in Washington, D.C.

Published Dec 17, 2019

Wrapping up 2019: Reflections and recommendations for a new year

Published Dec 10, 2019

Kingdom Theology on Capitol Hill with Russell Moore: Part Two