Meet the GBOR Team

J.Kirk Boyd

Executive Director 
Has three law degrees, from UC Berkeley School of law, including his doctorate. His goal is to make rights enforceable in the courts of all countries while enjoying his sons, friends and sports.

Joshua Cooper

International Coordinator
Hails from the great State of Hawaii where he is a Professor of Social Science and Human Rights. He is an expert on the UN system of human rights and an exceptional advocate of human rights.

Ruth Berkowitz

Chair of the Board 
A lawyer, mediator and writer. She graduated from UC Berkeley and UC Davis School of Law. Ruth has jumped on the GBOR Team to work globally and help spearhead an important human rights document.

Deanna Waldron

Program Director 
A lawyer from Colorado and New York. She graduated from Georgetown and Northwestern School of Law. Deanna is GBOR’s manifester, who both sees what needs to be done, and gets it done.

Keyvan Hajiani and SocioFabrica

Digital Branding and Marketing firm in San Francisco
Builds movements with their brands. They have re-branded IBOR to GBOR and are crafting a strategy for 1% of humanity to sign the GBOR pledge, igniting a social movement in the process.



Bruna Molina

President GBOR Geneva 
A Professor at the Geneva School of Diplomacy and Webster University. Bruna is also the Director of the World Federation of the UN Associations and served on the Commission Rights for a dozen years.

Alfred de Zayas

Vice President
An independent expert for the UN and a Professor at the Geneva School of Diplomacy. He has a law degree from Harvard and worked as an American lawyer before moving to Geneva. He brings a global perspective to GBOR.