Joshua DuBois is Former Special Assistant to President Obama and Executive Director of the White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships. In this capacity, Joshua helped direct the Obama Administration's engagement of faith-based and other nonprofit organizations around the country. One of President Obama's longest serving aides, Joshua previously served in then-Senator Obama's legislative office, and he led the Religious Affairs Department for the 2008 Obama presidential campaign. Joshua is a noted expert on the intersection of religion and public life, and his work has been profiled in The New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, CNN and elsewhere. He came to the Obama world after having worked on Capitol Hill, and was an Associate Pastor at a small church in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He received a Masters in Public Affairs from Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School and a Bachelor's degree from Boston University. Joshua was raised in Nashville, Tennessee.
Joshua DuBois's Posts
- October 15, 2010 at 11:10 AM EDT
Joshua DuBois, Executive Director of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, provides an update on the work of that Office.
- August 18, 2010 at 3:29 PM EDT
A small nonprofit in New Jersey serves as a reminder of how community organizations are bringing hope to people who need it most.
- May 28, 2010 at 3:29 PM EDT
Joshua DuBois describes serving with an interfaith team to clean out flood damaged homes and seeing the Federal efforts underway to serve those in his hometown.
- March 22, 2010 at 10:35 AM EDT
Joshua DuBois describes a meeting to gather ideas and collect input for Let's Move toolkit for faith-based and neighborhood organizations.
- March 10, 2010 at 12:18 PM EDT
As the President's Advisory Council on Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships first year came to a close, the Council presented its final report of recommendations to the President.
- February 23, 2010 at 5:35 PM EDT
The Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnership and the National Security Staff are working with agencies across government to analyze the ways the U.S. government engages key non-governmental actors, including religious institutions, around the globe.
- February 9, 2010 at 3:35 PM EDT
As We Approach the One-Year Anniversary of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships -- An UpdateFebruary 3, 2010 at 7:14 PM EDT
Joshua DuBois, Director of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, takes a look back at the first year in his department.
- February 3, 2010 at 10:54 AM EDT
The chair of the President’s Advisory Council on Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, Melissa Rogers, recently informed the Council of procedures for voting on a few of the issues related to the Council’s work.
- January 22, 2010 at 1:29 PM EDT
Joshua DuBois describes celebrating mentoring with President and First Lady at the White House.