Ryan T. Anderson is Editor of Public Discourse: Ethics, Law, and the Common Good, and the William E. Simon Fellow at the Heritage Foundation. Previously he was the assistant editor of First Things and a Fellow of the Phillips Foundation. With Sherif Girgis and Robert P. George, he is author of What Is Marriage? Man and Woman: A Defense. Anderson is an alumnus of Princeton University, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude.