2018 Speakers

Amaryllis Fox

Host of History Channel's American Ripper. Writer, activist, former CIA Clandestine Service operative.

    Howard Wetsman

    Howard is a father, veteran, addiction psychiatrist, government appointee, and lifetime member of the Libertarian Party.

      Tim Moen

      Tim, who served as a firefighter, paramedic, entrepreneur, writer, and filmmaker, leads the impressive LP of Canada.

        Rep. Brandon Phinney

        Serving his first term in the New Hampshire State House, Brandon is one of three Libertarian Representatives in the state.

          Larry Sharpe

          Larry is an entrepreneur, a veteran and a member of the LNC. He is running for Governor of New York as a Libertarian.

            Joel Trammell

            Joel blogs at 
            TheAmericanCEO.com, and writes regular columns for Entrepreneur.com and Inc.com.

              R.J. Lyman

              R.J. is a Boston-based lawyer. He ran a Super PAC supporting Bill Weld in 2016 and he is a Libertarian Party Lifetime Member.

                Robin Koerner

                Robin is a political and economic commentator for the Huffington Post, Independent Voter Network, and other outlets.

                  Zoltan Istvan

                  Zoltan is a transhumanist, Libertarian futurist, author, journalist, filmmaker, entrepreneur, non-profit director, speaker, political activist and 2018 Libertarian candidate for Governor of California.

                    Wes Benedict

                    Wes, ED of the LNC, co-founded the Libertarian Booster PAC, and authored "Introduction to the Libertarian Party".

                      Siobhan Lynch

                      Siobhan is a Drug Policy activist and survivor of Straight Inc. A Libertarian for 20+ years.

                        Lauren Daugherty

                        Lauren currently serves as Head of Development for the Libertarian National Committee (LNC).

                          Tylor Slinger

                          Tylor writes for the website StuffLibertariansLike
                          and is author of
                          “The Making of a Psychological Defense”.

                            Joe McKenzie

                            Joe formed Ripple Connects Inc., co-hosts a weekly Minneapolis/St Paul radio program, and board directs two non-profits.

                              Jess Mears

                              Jess currently serves as the LNC’s Development Manager. She’s a group founder, past senate candidate, event organizer, and campaign manager.

                                Jim Cantrell

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

                                  Hesham El-Meligy

                                  Hesham is Chairman of the Staten Island LP, co-founder of Muslims for Liberty, Interfaith pioneer, Middle East expert, & myth buster.

                                    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.

                                      Carla Howell

                                      Carla served as Political Director for the LNC. She has consulted for dozens of initiatives and campaigns at the local, state and federal level.

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