Our History Golden Plate Awards Council Lynsey Addario Pulitzer Prize-winning Photojournalist Peter C. Agre, Ph.D. Nobel Prize in Chemistry Dame Julie Andrews Stage and Screen Actress Frances H. Arnold, Ph.D. Nobel Prize in Chemistry Rick Atkinson Pulitzer Prize for History John Banville Acclaimed Irish Novelist A. Scott Berg Pulitzer Prize for Biography Joshua Bell Violin Virtuoso Simone Biles Gymnast and Olympic Gold Medalist Sergey Brin Co-founder of Google Inc. Larry Page Founding CEO of Google Inc. Laura Bush Former First Lady of the United States Sir Michael Caine British Film Icon Jimmy Carter Nobel Prize for Peace Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D. Director, National Institutes of Health David Doubilet Pioneer of Underwater Photography Rita Dove Pulitzer Prize for Poetry Sylvia Earle, Ph.D. Undersea Explorer Tony Fadell iPod Mastermind and Founder of Nest Anthony S. Fauci, M.D. Immunology and Global Health Sally Field Two Oscars for Best Actress Lord Norman Foster Gold Medal for Architecture Peter Gabriel Singer, Songwriter and Humanitarian William H. Gates III Co-Chair of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Leymah Gbowee Nobel Prize for Peace Frank O. Gehry Gold Medal for Architecture Ruth Bader Ginsburg Justice, Supreme Court of the United States Dame Jane Goodall Primatologist and Anthropologist Doris Kearns Goodwin, Ph.D. Pulitzer Prize for History Neil M. Gorsuch Justice, Supreme Court of the United States Sir John Gurdon Nobel Prize in Medicine Demis Hassabis, Ph.D. Pioneer of Artificial Intelligence Jeremy Irons Stage and Screen Actor Sir Kazuo Ishiguro Nobel Prize in Literature Sir Peter Jackson Oscar for Best Director James Earl Jones Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement Quincy Jones Music Impresario Beverly Joubert Filmmaker and Conservationist Dereck Joubert Filmmaker and Conservationist Paul Kagame President of Rwanda Janusz Kaminski Two Oscars for Cinematography Anthony M. Kennedy Retired Justice, Supreme Court of the United States Robert S. Langer, Sc.D. Biomedical Engineering Robert J. Lefkowitz, M.D. Nobel Prize in Chemistry Congressman John R. Lewis Champion of Civil Rights Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber Musical Theatre Composer George Lucas Motion Picture Production Wynton Marsalis Pulitzer Prize for Music David McCullough Two Pulitzer Prizes for Biography Ian McEwan Novelist and Screenwriter Sir Trevor Nunn Theatrical Director Jimmy Page Guitarist and Founder of Led Zeppelin Armando Christian Pérez Musician, Activist and Entrepreneur Itzhak Perlman Virtuoso of the Violin Dr. Saul Perlmutter Nobel Prize in Physics General David H. Petraeus, USA Soldier and Scholar Sidney Poitier Oscar for Lifetime Achievement General Colin L. Powell, USA Former Secretary of State, United States of America General Joseph W. Ralston, USAF Former NATO Supreme Allied Commander Venki Ramakrishnan, Ph.D. Nobel Prize in Chemistry Lisa Randall, Ph.D. Theoretical Physics Lord Martin Rees Astronomer Royal Adam G. Riess, Ph.D. Nobel Prize in Physics Anthony D. Romero Executive Director, ACLU Martine Rothblatt, Ph.D. Founder, SiriusXM and United Therapeutics Lord Jacob Rothschild Financier and Philanthropist Barry Scheck Co-Founder, The Innocence Project Bartlett Sher Theatrical Director Carlos Slim Helú Financier and Philanthropist Sonia Sotomayor Justice, Supreme Court of the United States Steven Spielberg Film Director and Producer Donna Strickland, Ph.D. Nobel Prize in Physics Brendan V. Sullivan, Jr. Defense Attorney Archbishop Desmond Tutu Nobel Prize for Peace James D. Watson, Ph.D. Discoverer of the DNA Molecule Andrew Weil, M.D. Father of Integrative Medicine Oprah Winfrey Media Entrepreneur Feng Zhang, Ph.D. Co-Developer, CRISPR Gene Editing Technology This is a partial list. Each member is a past recipient of the Golden Plate Award.