Past Supreme Knight of the Knights of Columbus in the years 2000-2021. From 1983 to 1987, he served in various positions of the Executive Office of the President of the United States. Mr. Anderson was the only Catholic layman from North America to serve as an auditor at the World Synod of Bishops in 2001, 2005 and 2008. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller, A Civilization of Love: What Every Catholic Can Do To Transform The World. Currently serves on the Board of Trustees of The Catholic University of America and the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. He and his wife, Dorian, are the parents of five children.