Jonathan (Jon) Rudy is the Peacemaker-in-Residence of Elizabethtown College in the USA. He is also the Senior Advisor for Human Security at the Alliance for Peacebuilding and Senior Fellow at the Social Enterprise Institute. For 30 years, Jon has worked shoulder to shoulder with communities seeking to transform conflict, serving in more than 30 countries in Africa, Asia and North America. He has provided program support in strategic peacebuilding, training, and advocacy for nonviolent change. His current projects include teaching Human Security courses in African and Asian educational institutions and Active Bystander Nonviolence Training. Jon is a 2001 graduate of Eastern Mennonite Seminary and University in the USA with a MA in Religion and a Graduate Certificate in Conflict Transformation. He has a teaching for higher education Graduate Certificate, is on the Fulbright Roster of Specialists, and is a UNDP pre-approved consultant on the ExPres roster. He has taught at MPI since 2002.