Joseph S. Biehl is the founder and Executive Director of the Gotham Philosophical Society. He holds a B.A. in philosophy from St. John’s University and a Ph.D. from the Graduate School and University Center, CUNY, and has taught philosophy for over twenty years. He is a member of the American Philosophical Association and the Philosophy Learning and Teaching Organization. He is a member of the Governing Board and former co-director of the Felician Institute for Ethics and Public Affairs. He also has three sons.