Brandan Robertson is a progressive evangelical writer, activist, speaker, and spiritual entrepreneur who is committed to getting Jesus second hearing among the cynical, skeptical, burned, and spiritual but not religious people. He desires to build-bridges across cultural, theological, and political divides and to help others rethink, reform, and renew what it looks like to be a follower of Jesus in our post-modern, post-Christian world.
Brandan has a B.A. in Pastoral Studies and Bible from Moody Bible Institute in Chicago. He writes for Revangelical, Huffington Post, Red Letter Christians, Sojourners,Project:Awaken, and IMPACT Magazine and has been a featured contributor to a number of well-read blogs and online outlets. His first book Nomad: Not-So-Religious Thoughts on Faith, Doubt, & the Journey In Between, will be published by Destiny Image Publishers in June of 2015. Brandan is a frequent guest on numerous nationally syndicated radio programs and television shows The Drew Marshall Show, State of Belief, The Takeaway on NPR, and Stand Up! With Pete Dominick. Brandan has also written for and profiled in a number of prominent newspapers and magazines including TIME Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and The Oregonian.
Brandan is the host of the Project:Awaken Podcast and the director of an action-oriented social justice initiative called Revangelicals for a Better Tomorrow. He is also a sought after consultant to churches, denominations, and faith-based organizations on issues of the faith of the millennial generation and issues surrounding building bridges across religious, cultural, and political divides. Brandan is on staff at Faith In Public Life as the Evangelical Organizer. He also serves as the spokesperson for Evangelicals For Marriage Equality and as an initiator for The Convergence Initiative. Brandan currently resides in Washington, D.C.