Ann Whitehead Garner was introduced to The Urantia Book in 1979. Over the years she has been a study group facilitator. During the 90s she was a member of The Fellowship General Council and Director of North America Area Coordinators. She also served at Whole Life Expos throughout the U.S. introducing the book. Ann is an emeritus member of Thanks-Giving Square Interfaith Council and an ordained Christian Minister. She taught computer software and English as a Second Language at The University of Texas at Arlington and was a Vice President of three national companies.
Dr. Chris Halvorson
Chris Halvorson has a Ph.D. in physics from the University of Colorado at Boulder and has worked as a scientist at the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder since 1987. He discovered The Urantia Book in 1990 and has been a student of its revelation of truth ever since. Since 1995, Chris has led a weekly study group that is devoted to expanding readers' understanding of The Urantia Book. Many video and audio classes from this study group and his writings are available at Perfecting Horizons.
James Woodward discovered The Urantia Book in 1973. In the early 90s he began attending study groups and social activities in Southern California, joining Urantia Association International (UAI) in 1993. Following a variety of volunteer assignments in UAI, James was recruited to Chicago in 2000 to join the staff at The Urantia Foundation. He served in the Reader Services Department for five years and then accepted the position of Executive Administrator of UAI, serving until July 2008. He is currently a free-lance writer and editor, and continues to be active in the Urantia Movement.
Kermit Anderson, M.Ed., MA, has been a student of The Urantia Book since 1969. He is currently retired from 30 years of work in the field of medical genetics, genetic counseling and genetic screening with Kaiser Permanente health care program in Southern California. He currently serves as President of First Urantia Society of Los Angeles.