Madelyn Hoffman is a long-time peace and justice advocate and the Executive Director of New Jersey Peace Action since August 2000. She holds a Masters of Public Administration from Rutgers University and a BA cum laude from Wesleyan University. She is a guest columnist with the Bloomfield Life newspaper and has contributed about 30 pieces on issues ranging from the need for nuclear disarmament to the over-sized military budget to opposition to U.S. intervention in foreign countries for the purpose of regime change. Madelyn Hoffman has also been an adjunct professor of political science since 1997. Reach Madelyn at: