Michael Wear is the Founder and CEO of Public Faith. As one of President Obama's "Ambassadors to America's believers" (Buzzfeed), Michael directed faith outreach for Obama’s historic 2012 re-election campaign. Michael was also one of the youngest White House staffers in modern American history: he served in the White House faith-based initiative during Obama’s first term, where he led evangelical outreach and helped manage The White House’s engagement on religious and values issues, including adoption and anti-human trafficking efforts. He is the author of Reclaiming Hope: Lessons Learned in the Obama White House About the Future of Faith in America.
Public Faith is a 21st-century, media-forward advocacy organization which exists to represent a faithful Christian witness in politics, and facilitate the political involvement of over a million American Christians.