Mark Gerson is the CEO of Gerson Lehrman Group. A graduate of Williams College and Yale Law School, Mr. Gerson is the author of books published by the Free Press, Addison Wesley and Madison Books. His numerous articles and essays have been published in newspapers and magazines including the New Republic , Reader's Digest , USA Today and the Wall Street Journal . Mr. Gerson has also served as the editor-in-chief of three basketball magazines. He has discussed his books and articles on CBS, CSPAN, Newsweek and many other media outlets. He serves on the boards of the Manhattan Institute, Student Sponsor Partnership, the Yale Chai Society and Imentor.