Ched Myers is an activist theologian who has worked in social change movements for nearly 40 years. He holds a B.A. in philosophy from the University of California at Berkeley (1978) and a M.A. in New Testament studies from The Graduate Theological Union (1984). He has served as adjunct faculty at Memphis Theological Seminary, Fuller Theological Seminary and Claremont School of Theology, where he was the 1998-99 Fellow in Urban Theology. Besides his own extensive writing, he works with other authors and publishers as an editor and manuscript evaluator. He has traveled throughout North America and abroad giving seminars and retreats, teaching, preaching and facilitating gatherings. He works with Catholic, Protestant and Anabaptist parishes and diocesan/denominational offices, as well as ecumenical organizations. He is particularly committed to faith-based peace and justice efforts.