Keynote Speakers

Andrew G. Biggs

Andrew Biggs
  • Resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute
  • Past principal deputy commissioner of the Social Security Administration
  • Published in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and The Washington Post

Arthur C. Brooks

Arthur Brooks
  • President of the American Enterprise Institute
  • Louis Bantle Professor of Business and Government at Syracuse University
  • The New York Times bestselling author of The Road to Freedom: How to Win the Fight for Free Enterprise (2012)

Lisa Sharon Harper

Lisa Sharon Harper
  • Director of mobilizing for Sojourners
  • Founding executive director of New York Faith & Justice to end poverty in New York
  • Co-author of Left, Right & Christ: Evangelical Faith in Politics (2011)

D.C. Innes

D.C. Innes
  • Associate professor of politics at The King’s College in New York City
  • Contributor to The Washington Times, WORLDmag.com, The City, and Civil Religion and Political Thought
  • On board of directors for Evangelical Political Scholars Association
  • Co-author of Left, Right & Christ: Evangelical Faith in Politics (2011)

Barry James

Barry James
  • President of James Investment Research
  • On board of directors for Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Dayton Business Journal's Business Leader of the Year (2007)
  • Author of Seven Timeless Principles for Investing
  • Guest financial commentator for FOX News

Jay Richards

Jay Richards
  • Director and senior fellow of the Discovery Institute’s Center on Wealth, Poverty, and Morality
  • Visiting scholar at the Institute for Faith, Work & Economics
  • Author of Money, Greed, and God: Why Capitalism Is the Solution and Not the Problem (2009)

Ron Sider

Ron Sider
  • Director of the Sider Center on Ministry and Public Policy at Palmer Theological Seminary
  • President of Evangelicals for Social Action
  • Author of Rich Christians in an Age of Hunger: Moving from Affluence to Generosity (2005)
  • Recognized by Christianity Today as one of the 100 most influential books of the 20th Century