John A. Jenkins is the founder of the Broadway Bound Fund. He is also Founder & CEO of Law Street Media and President & Publisher Emeritus of CQ Press, and a longtime member of the Washington and New York publishing scene with many years of experience as a journalist, author and entrepreneur. He has extensive board experience in the corporate, university, association and philanthropic worlds.
John is active in civic, professional and charitable affairs as a member of the Authors Guild, PEN American Center, the Board of Visitors of Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland, the Board of Directors of the Armory Foundation in New York City, and the Executive Council of the Association of American Publishers’ Professional and Scholarly Division. A Washington, D.C. native and graduate of the Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland-College Park, he lives with his wife and children in New York City and Washington, D.C.