The Board of Visitors sets policy for the Knight Fellowships Program and is a major liaison to the world of journalism and information technology. Its members are appointed by the president of the university and report to him.

Sandra Mims Rowe

Sandra Mims Rowe

Board of visitors chair, retired editor, the Portland Oregonian

Krishna Bharat

Krishna Bharat

Former distinguished research scientist, Google

James T. Hamilton

James T. Hamilton

Hearst Professor of Communication, Director of the Journalism Program, Stanford University

Margaret Neale

Margaret Neale

John G. McCoy-Banc One Corporation professor of Organizations and Dispute Resolution, Stanford University

Jason Seiken

Jason Seiken

Former chief content officer and editor-in-chief, the Telegraph, London