Hyun Jin
Preston Moon


About Dr. Moon

Dr. Hyun Jin Preston Moon is a spiritual leader, peace advocate, and social entrepreneur. Born in Korea to a family active in Korean independence and unification for over four generations, his background gives him a unique perspective on Korea’s future and its global significance for peace and development. Dr. Moon is a recognized and knowledgeable thought leader on Korean reunification and author of the award-winning book, “Korean Dream: A Vision for a Unified Korea.” He has initiated and provides ongoing leadership for Action for Korea Unified, a grassroots coalition of over 900 civil organizations in Korea focused on spreading awareness of the importance of Korean reunification and building consensus on the vision of the unified Korea. In various capacities, Dr. Moon works across lines of identity including culture, ethnicity, nationality and religion to foster the moral, innovative leadership necessary to resolve the most pressing issues in our world today.

He is the founder and chairman of the Global Peace Foundation (GPF), established in 2009 and currently active in over 20 countries, advancing a unique, values-based approach to peacebuilding and development. Dr. Moon also founded the Family Peace Association (FPA). FPA engages individuals, families and organizations in building God-centered families as the foundation of a peaceful world. To learn more about Dr. Preston Moon’s background, work, and current initiatives, visit hyunjinmoon.com.

“To tackle the obstacles before us that undermine peace and development we need, at every level – from the highest echelons of government to the smallest village community – leadership that is both moral and innovative.”