Press Release 7.11.22


Nonprofit News Publication Divided We Fall Forms First Board of Directors

Washington, D.C. [Jul 11, 2022] –
Divided We Fall, a nonprofit news publication working to provide bipartisan dialogue for the politically engaged, today announced the formation of a board of directors. The four board members include: Saira Blair, deputy treasurer for the West Virginia State Treasurer’s Office and former member of the West Virginia House of Delegates; Anand Buch, CEO and co-founder of NetSapiens; Ann DeFabio Doyle, senior vice president and chief communications officer for Pew Charitable Trusts; and Charles Ray, former U.S. ambassador to Cambodia and Zimbabwe and deputy assistant secretary of defense for POW/Mission Personnel Affairs for the U.S. Department of Defense.

“We’re thrilled with the group of incredibly accomplished, insightful, and dedicated individuals joining Divided We Fall’s inaugural board,” said Joe Schuman, founder and editor-in-chief for Divided We Fall. “Forming this board is a significant milestone in our organization’s development and is a testament to the hard work and commitment of our incredible team. With Charles, Ann, Anand, and Saira’s expertise and assistance, we’ll be able to grow our team, raise grant funding, and reach countless more readers with our message of bipartisanship and civility.”

Each Divided We Fall board member will serve a three-year term and participate in quarterly meetings to determine the strategic direction of the organization. 

For more details about the Divided We Fall board of directors and board of advisors, please visit

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About Divided We Fall

Divided We Fall® is a nonprofit news publication working to provide bipartisan dialogue for the politically engaged. We publish debates, interviews, and op-eds between individuals who disagree in order to demonstrate productive civil discourse and bipartisanship. For more information, visit Divided We Fall at or connect on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.