2018 Speakers

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    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 
              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.

                    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.

                              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.

                                  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.