Speakers

Cory Booker

Cory Booker is the Junior Senator from New Jersey. His appointment in 2013 made him the first African-American U.S. Senator to hold a New Jersey ...

Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson, also commonly referred to as “The Rock”, is an actor, producer, businessman, and retired pro wrestler. More notably, he is an avid activist ...

Andrew Yang

Andrew Yang is an American entrepreneur and attorney, and the founder of Humanity Forward, a non-profit dedicated to furthering the ideas of universal basic income, ...

Audrey Tang

Audrey Tang is a Taiwanese free software programmer, who has been described by the media as one of the “ten greats of Taiwanese computing personalities”. ...

Steve Ballmer

Steven Anthony Ballmer is an American businessman and investor who was the chief executive officer of Microsoft from January 13, 2000, to February 4, 2014, ...

Kathy Roth-Douquet

Kathy Roth-Douquet is the CEO of Blue Star Families, the nation’s largest chapter-based military family organization with programs serving over 1.5 million members of the ...

Shirley Sagawa

Shirley Sagawa served as a presidential appointee in both the first Bush and Clinton administrations. She was First Lady Hillary Clinton’s first policy assistant and ...

Garlin Gilchrist II

Garlin Gilchrist II is an American politician, engineer, entrepreneur, and activist who became Michigan’s 64th Lieutenant Governor in 2019. At the beginning of his career, ...

Anthea Hartig

Anthea M. Hartig is the Elizabeth MacMillan Director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History and the first woman to hold the position since ...

Joel Searby

Joel Searby is a national political consultant and owner of the Sycamore Lane company based in Florida. He has worked with campaigns and organizations across ...

Benjamin Backer

Benji Backer is President and Founder of the American Conservation Coalition and a senior at the University of Washington. He serves on the Wisconsin Conservative ...

Katie Fahey

Katie Fahey is the Executive Director of The People. An experienced leader in the democracy reform movement, Fahey leads The People in its mission to ...