Keynote Speakers

Keynote Speaker

Chris Christie

Chris Christie was inaugurated as the 55th Governor of the State of New Jersey on January 19, 2010. He was re-elected in November 2013 and served two terms. He left office in January of 2018. He is now a Senior Legal and Political Commentator for ABC News and the Managing Member of the Christie Law Firm and Christie 55 Solutions, LLC in Morristown, NJ. In 2019, Christie released Let Me Finish, a no-holds-barred account of his rise to power.


Featured Speakers

Kris Paronto

Kris Paronto is a former Army Ranger and private security contractor. Paronto was part of the CIA annex security team that responded to the terrorist attack on the U.S. Special Mission in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012, helping to save over 20 lives while fighting off terrorists for over 13 hours.

Dr. Arthur C. Brooks

Arthur C. Brooks is an expert on the connections between culture, politics, and economic life. Arthur is a professor of the practice of public leadership at Harvard Kennedy School and a senior fellow at Harvard Business School. He is a former President of the American Enterprise Institute, a research foundation focused on individual opportunity and free enterprise. He has written multiple books focusing on the role of government, fairness, economic opportunity, happiness, and the morality of free enterprise.