Peter Montgomery

Peter Montgomery oversees the People For the American Way Foundation’s research and writing on the Religious Right. He also works to help progressives understand and more effectively communicate with important constituencies, particularly the reachable religious middle. Before joining People For the American Way Foundation in 1994, Peter Montgomery was associate director of grassroots lobbying for Common Cause, where he planned and directed grassroots lobbying campaigns, volunteer recruitment, and media relations strategy. He wrote and edited for Common Cause Magazine, an award-winning journal featuring investigative reporting about the federal government.