2020 Speakers

Andrew Heaton

Welcome Reception MC

Andrew Heaton is a comedian, author, and political satirist.

    Naomi Brockwell

    Naomi is a Stossel Producer, CEO of Rainsworth Productions, and host of the show Bitcoin, Blockchain, and the Technologies of our Future.

      Jim Cantrell

      Jim is the CEO and Co-Founder of Vector. He brings 30 years of aerospace systems technology expertise to the table.

        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 was previously 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.

                          Cara Schulz

                          Cara is a sitting city council member for Burnsville, MN, population 60,000, and Candidate Recruitment Specialist for the LNC.

                            Judge James P. Gray

                            Jim is a nationally known and respected author and speaker who has long advocated reform of the nation’s drug laws.

                              Andy Burns

                              Andy is Affiliate Development Specialist for the National LP, previously served as the LPMN Executive Director, technologist.