Past Speakers

Business Leaders

Patrick Kuhse, International Speaker & Business Ethics Consultant


Chris O'Donnell '92, Actor      

Global Perspectives

Paul Rusesabagina, Real-Life Hero of Hotel Rwanda


Col. Art Athens, Director, Stockdale Center for Ethical Leadership, United States Naval Academy
Col. Eileen Collins, Pioneering Astronaut and Aviator; First Woman to Pilot and Command an American Spacecraft
Nathaniel Fick, Author, One Bullet Away:The Making of a Marine Corps Officer
David Iglesias, JAGC, USN, Former US Attorney and Navy JAG Officer
Carey Lohrenz, Former Lieutenant, United States Navy and first female F-14 Tomcat Fighter in the U.S. Navy                      

Politics and National Perspectives

Tom Brokaw, American Television Journalist
Lara Logan, 60 Minutes Correspondent & CBS News Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent
Susana Martinez, Governor, New Mexico (2011-2019)
Jason Riley, Senior Fellow, The Manhattan Institute & Columnist, Wall Street Journal
Luke Russert, NBC News Correspondent
Olympia Snowe, U.S. Senator from Maine (1995-2013) and Representative in the U.S. House of Representatives (1979-1995)

Social Impact

Father Greg Boyle, S.J., Founder and Executive Director, Homeboy Industries
Piper Kerman, Author, Orange Is the New Black
Raymond Offenheiser, Former President, Oxfam America
Dr. Bennet Omalu, Forensic Pathologist, Neuropathologist, and CTE Expert
Bill Strickland, President and CEO, Manchester Bidwell Corporation, Macarthur Fellowship Genius grant award winner
Jose Antonio Vargas, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist, Acclaimed Filmmaker, and Undocumented Immigrant 


George Bodenheimer, Former President, ESPN, Inc. (1998-2012)
Bob Bowman, United States Olympic Swim Coach
Charley Casserly, Former NFL General Manager, Studio Analyst, CBS Sports' The NFL Today
Boomer Esiason, Former NFL Quarterback, Studio Analyst, CBS Sports The NFL Today
Jessica Long, United States Paralympic swimmer
Beth Mowins, Sports Journalist, ESPN