Peter Block is an author and citizen of Cincinnati, Ohio. He is the author of nine books, including Community: The Structure of Belonging, The Abundant Community, with John McKnight and co-author of An Other Kingdom. He is part of the Economics of Compassion Initiative and a member of his local neighborhood council. Peter serves on the boards of Elementz, an urban arts center, and LivePerson, a provider of online engagement solutions. His work is in the restoration of common good and creating a world that reclaims our humanity from the onslaught of modernism.