Eboo Patel

Advisor for the White House on Faith-Based Initiatives, Founder & Director of Interfaith Youth Core

Eboo Patel Biography

Eboo Patel is the founder and executive director of the Interfaith Youth Core, a Chicago-based institution building the global interfaith youth movement. He was recently appointed by President Obama to the Advisory Council of the White House Office of Faith Based and Neighborhood Initiatives, where he is working to realize the president’s priority of interfaith cooperation.

He is the author of "Acts of Faith: The Story of an American Muslim," the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation. Patel holds a doctorate in the sociology of religion from Oxford University, where he studied on a Rhodes scholarship. He writes "The Faith Divide," a featured blog on religion for the Washington Post and has also written for the Harvard Divinity School Bulletin, the Chicago Tribune, the Clinton Journal, the Review of Faith and International Affairs, the Sunday Times of India, and National Public Radio.

Patel serves on the Religious Advisory Committee of the Council on Foreign Relations, the National Committee of the Aga Khan Foundation USA, and the National Board of the YMCA. He has spoken at the TED Conference, the Clinton Global Initiative, the Nobel Peace Prize Forum, and at universities around the world. Patel is an Ashoka Fellow, part of a select group of social entrepreneurs whose ideas are changing the world; was named by Islamica Magazine as one of ten young Muslim visionaries shaping Islam in America; was chosen by Harvard’s Kennedy School Review as one of five future policy leaders to watch; and was most recently selected to join the Young Global Leaders network of the World Economic Forum.

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Eboo Patel Videos

W. David Baird Distinguished Lecture Series - Eboo Patel (2019)
The Story of an American Muslim, the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation
Eboo Patel - Sacred Ground: Interfaith Leadership in the 21st Century

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Eboo Patel is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Eboo Patel for your event is $5,000 - $20,000. Eboo Patel generally travels from Chicago, IL, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Viola Davis, Amy Poehler, Amy Schumer, Rashida Jones and Julia Louis-Dreyfus. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Eboo Patel for an upcoming event.

Eboo Patel Videos

W. David Baird Distinguished Lecture Series - Eboo Patel (2019)
The Story of an American Muslim, the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation
Eboo Patel - Sacred Ground: Interfaith Leadership in the 21st Century
Eboo Patel at TEDxWomen 2012

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