Yuksel Alp Aslandogan
Executive Director, Alliance for Shared Values, New York.

Dr. Y. Alp Aslandogan is the Executive Director of the Alliance for Shared Values, a 501-c-3 non-profit organization that promotes bringing together citizens of diverse backgrounds around shared values of humanity. Prior to his current position Dr. Aslandogan served as the board president of the Institute of Interfaith Dialog in Houston, Texas, as a contributing editor for the Fountain magazine and on the Board of Scholars and Practitioners of the Journal of Interreligious Dialogue. Dr. Aslandogan is the co-editor of “Muslim Citizens of the Globalized World: Contributions of the Gulen Movement,” published by the Institute of Interfaith Dialog. He publishes a column on Huffington Post. Dr. Aslandogan holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Chicago.