Our Advisory Council


The Hon. John Andrews

A former President of the Colorado State Senate, Sen. Andrews has founded and/or directed five policy think tanks.


Mr. Michael Barone

Mr. Barone is a longtime Resident Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute and the Senior Political Analyst at the Washington Examiner.


Mr. Jon Caldara

Mr. Caldara has served as the longtime President of the Independence Institute, an independent think tank based in Denver, Colorado.

Dr. Ed Feulner

As Founder and President Emeritus of the Heritage Foundation, Dr. Feulner has helped it become America’s most influential think tank.


Mr. Jeff Hunt

Mr. Hunt, a millennial, currently serves as the Director of the Centennial Institute, a think tank at Colorado Christian University in Lakewood, Colorado.


Dr. Jim Riley, Ph.D.

Dr. Jim Riley, Ph.D. is a retired Professor of Politics at Regis University in Denver, Colorado, where he focused on the political institutions of government.


The Hon. Bob Schaffer

A former U.S. Congressman, Rep. Schaffer is currently the Principal of Liberty Common School in Fort Collins, Colorado.


Dr. Walter E. Williams, Ph.D.

Dr. Walter E. Williams, Ph.D. is the John M. Olin Distinguished Professor of Economics at George Mason University, an author, and a syndicated columnist.


The Hon. Sam H. Zakhem

The Hon. Sam H. Zakhem served as United States Ambassador to Bahrain from 1986 to 1989.