2020 Speakers

Laura Ebke

Laura served as a state senator for Nebraska's 32nd legislative district, where has spent most of her life. During her time as a sitting Libertarian Party officeholder, she spearheaded a landmark statewide occupational licensure reform bill that passed with nearly unanimous legislative support and was signed into law.

    Larry Sharpe

    Larry Sharpe was the Libertarian Party candidate for governor of New York in the 2018 election.

      Lisa Jaster

      Lisa is an engineer and soldier. She was the third woman ever to graduate from Army Ranger School. She speaks around the county and the globe regularly on topics ranging from persistence to breaking down barriers.

        Patrick M. Byrne

        Patrick M. Byrne is founder and CEO of Overstock.com.

          Jeff Hewitt

          Jeff currently serves as County Supervisor in Riverside County, CA. This board of supervisors manages an annual budget of over $5 billion in an area with a population of over 2 million people.

            Joel Trammell

            Joel is a tech entrepreneur and CEO from Austin and a Lifetime Member of the Libertarian Party.

              Lauren Daugherty

              Lauren is the Development Director of the national Libertarian Party. In 2018, she ran for Justice of the Peace in Waco and received 22% of the vote.

                Boomer Shannon

                Boomer currently serves as Chief-of-Staff for Jeff Hewitt in his capacity of County Supervisor in Riverside County, CA. In 2018, he served as Hewitt's Campaign Manager.

                  Howard Wetsman

                  Howard is a father, veteran, addiction psychiatrist, and Lifetime Member of the Libertarian Party.