Meet Our Team

Leadership

Richard Ford

Founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors

Richard has dedicated his whole life to helping Christians be better stewards of their God-ordained authority to vote. Richard founded Heritage Alliance, known now as iVoterGuide, in 1983 and currently serves as Chairman of the Board.

Debbie Wuthnow

President and Member of the Board of Directors

Debbie joined iVoterGuide in 2010 and was instrumental in making iVoterGuide the national tool you use today. By 2014 she was named Director of Operations, and by 2016 had become Executive Director. Debbie now serves as President and is a member of the Board of Directors.

Jim Sneeringer, PhD.

Chief Technology Officer and Member of the Board

Author of the popular WORDsearch Bible study software, Jim recognized the potential of using digitized data to impact elections and proposed creating a personalized, online voter guide. Together, he and Richard Ford created iVoterGuide in 2008. Jim currently serves as Chief Technology Officer and is a member of the Board of Directors.

Art Ally

Member of the Board

Art has spent his career in the investment industry and is Founder and President of Timothy Plan, America's first pro-life/pro-family mutual fund. He also helped start the National Association of Christian Financial Consultants and has formed the Florida Faith and Works Coalition. Art has been lending his expertise on stewardship to the board since 2016.

Brad Bright

Member of the Board

Brad is President and Chief Executive Officer of Bright Media Foundation, an affiliate of Campus Crusade for Christ (founded by his father, Bill). Believing history clearly shows that the only way to change culture is to change society’s view of God, Brad became the National Director of DISCOVER GOD. He joined iVoterGuide’s board in 2017.

J.B. Horton

Member of the Board

Personally responsible for having raised over $100 million for the Heritage Foundation during his tenure there, J. B. now serves as Chief Development Officer for the Texas Public Policy Foundation. Becoming a part of the iVoterGuide board in 2017, J. B. uses his fund-raising expertise to promote conservative causes across the country.

Bob McEwen

Member of the Board

An Ohio native, Bob McEwen represented Ohio in the United States House of Representatives for six terms. He now serves as Executive Director of the Washington-based Council for National Policy. Senior Advisor with the nationally recognized law firm of Greenebaum, Doll & McDonald, Bob joined iVoterGuide as a board member in 2017.

Buddy Smith

Member of the Board

Reverend Buddy Smith is Executive Vice-President of American Family Association (AFA) and American Family Radio (AFR). A Methodist minister who began his work with AFA in 1993, Buddy has dedicated his life to spreading the Gospel and restoring America’s Biblical foundations. Buddy has been serving on iVoterGuide's board since 2008.