The Chalcedon Foundation® is known for its commitment to excellence in Christian scholarship, and the leadership team is dedicated to furthering the tenets of this ministry by equipping Christians. If your church group, organization, ministry, business, conference, or school is in need of a Biblically faithful speaker on the full aspects of the Christian worldview, then contact our offices today to schedule one of our speakers: 209-736-4365, ext. 10, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mark R. Rushdoony
Mark R. Rushdoony is the President of the Chalcedon Foundation and only son of the late R. J. Rushdoony. He has a B.A. in history from Los Angeles Baptist College (now The Master’s College) and served as the Director of Chalcedon Christian School for 14 years while teaching full time before accepting the position as President of Chalcedon in 1998. He has written scores of articles for publications such as Faith for All of Life (formerly the Chalcedon Report) and is a contributing author to The Great Christian Revolution. He has spoken at numerous conferences and churches in the U.S. and abroad. Mark Rushdoony lives in Vallecito, California, his home of 31 years with his wife of 33 years and his youngest son. He has three married children and four grandchildren.
Martin G. Selbrede
Martin G. Selbrede is the Vice-President of the Chalcedon Foundation and senior researcher for the organization’s ongoing work of Christian scholarship. He has written numerous articles, essays, and position papers for such publications as Faith for All of Life, the Chalcedon Report, and The Journal of Christian Reconstruction. He has traveled extensively to speak on behalf of Christian Reconstruction and the Chalcedon Foundation and is considered one of the foremost experts in the thinking of R. J. Rushdoony. He resides with his wife, Kathy Selbrede, in Austin, Texas.
Andrea Schwartz has been active as a home educator since 1983. She successfully educated her three children through high school. She has written five books Lessons Learned from Years of Homeschooling, The Homeschool Life, The Biblical Trustee Family, Woman of the House, & A House for God. She also has written two children's books for families to read together: Teach Me While My Heart is Tender: Real-Aloud Stories of Repentance and Forgiveness and Family Matters: Read-Aloud Stories of Responsibility and Self-Discipline. Her website www.KingdomDrivenFamily.com is a useful site for homeschooling families, and she is a regular contributor to the Chalcedon publication, Faith for All of Life. Andrea runs the Chalcedon Teacher Training Institute, a mentoring/study program designed to help homeschooling mothers become the best teachers for their children. She is a sought after public speaking and writing instructor, as well as a guest speaker for Christian schools, homeschooling support groups, and introductory seminars on homeschooling. She resides in San Jose, CA with her husband of 40 years. She can be contacted @ Andrea@chalcedon.edu.