David Robert Ord, editorial director of Namaste Publishing, is a former Presbyterian (USA) minister and a graduate of San Francisco Theological Seminary. Co-author with Dr Robert B. Coote of The Bible's First History—From Eden to the Court of David with the Yahwist;In the Beginning — Creation, Priestly History; Is the Bible True? Understanding the Bible Today, and the Namaste Publishing book, Your Forgotten Self: Mirrored in Jesus the Christ. In November 2012 Namaste published The Coming Interspiritual Age, which David co-authored with Kurt Johnson.
Members of TIO’s Editorial Board are: Anna Arphan, Tom Bonacci, Karen Boyett, Jan Chaffee, Paul Chaffee, Don Frew, Heng Sure, Kay Lindahl, Mark Mancao, Deborah Moldow, Rachael Watcher, Rebecca Tobias, Terry Weller, and Jim Wiggins.