National Council

Members of AEI's National Council are business and community leaders from across the country who have a deep commitment to freedom, opportunity, and enterprise in America and beyond. They are committed to AEI's success and serve as ambassadors for AEI, providing us with advice, insight, and guidance as we look to reach out to new friends around the country. Please contact Toby Stock, managing director of development ([email protected]; 202.862.5834), if you are interested in learning more about the National Council.

Randy P. Kendrick

Curtis F. Bradbury, Jr.
Chief Operating Officer

Northern California:

Kenneth Broad

John K. Hurley*
Managing Partner
Cavalry Asset Management

Sue Koffel

Howard H. Leach
Leach Capital, LLC

Dan O'Keefe*

Southern California:

Mark Carlin*
Executive Vice President
Lockton Insurance Brokers, Inc.

Peter B. Clark

Robert A. Eckert
Mattel, Inc.

Christian A. Felipe

Joel and Stella Freedman*

Josh Friedman

Heather and Paul G. Haaga*

Kip Hagopian

Richard A. Kayne*
Chief Executive Officer
Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, Inc.

Harry T. McMahon
Executive Vice Chairman
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Peter Nolan

Andy Puzder*

Richard J. Riordan*

Richard K. Roeder
Vance Street Capital, LLC

Harry Sloan
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Global Eagle Acquisition Company

Gene Sykes

Gary L. Wilson
General Partner
Manhattan Pacific Partners

John and Carrie Morgridge*
Morgridge Foundation

Donald E. Scott
Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP

Donald and Susan Sturm
Sturm Financial Group

Shelly and Michael Kassen

John and Karin Kukral*

Steven Price
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Townsquare Media, Inc.

Robert K. Steel

District of Columbia:

Armeane and Mary Choksi

Kimberly O. Dennis
Searle Freedom Trust

C. Boyden Gray
Founding Partner
Boyden Gray & Associates

Tod and Susan Hullin

Northern Florida:

John D. Baker

Thilo Best*
Bayshore Retirement Partners

Nancy and Gary Chartrand*

Troy and Elizabeth Fowler
Board of Directors
Triad Foundation

Martin L. Garcia

Steven T. Halverson

D. Scott Luttrell
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
LCM Group, Inc.

Patrick K. Neal
Neal Communities

Peter S. Rummell*
Chief Executive Officer
Rummell Company LLC

James M. Seneff
Executive Chairman
CNL Financial Group, Inc.

Southern Florida:

Lewis M. Eisenberg
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts

Robert B. and Janet A. Hoffman
Double V Trust Funds

Daniel N. Mezzalingua*
Acquisitions Analyst

Bill and Linda Stavropoulos

William A. Fickling, Jr.
Mulberry Street Investment Company, L.P.

Susan Crown and William Kunkler

John S. Gates, Jr.

Ronald J. Gidwitz
GCG Partners

Judson and Joyce Green

David G. Herro*

Richard M. Jaffee

Michael L. Keiser*
Recycled Paper Greetings, Inc

Yvette and Lou Klobuchar Jr.

Sylvie Lègére and Todd Ricketts

Richard H. Lenny*
Operating Partner
Freidman, Fleischer & Lowe

Alec Litowitz*

Barry L. MacLean*
President and Chief Executive Officer
MacLean-Fogg Company

Robert McCormack

Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Murley

Mayari Pritzker
Robert and Mayari Pritzker Family Foundation

David K. Reyes

M. Jude Reyes

John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe

Muneer Satter*
Satter Investment Management, LLC

Jeffrey L. Silverman
Chairman and Co-Founder
Agman Partners

Rob Taylor

Carl Thoma
Managing Partner
Thoma Bravo, LLC

Douglas and Angela Braly
The Braly Group, LLC

Al and Kathy Hubbard

Bill Achtmeyer
Chairman and Managing Partner
The Parthenon Group

Christopher F. Egan*

John Kingston

M. Holt Massey

Geoffrey S. Rehnert*
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Audax Group

Thomas S. Roberts
Managing Director
Summit Partners

Stanley S. Hubbard
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Hubbard Broadcasting, Inc.

Sam and Marilyn Fox*
Harbour Group

F. Joseph Daugherty, MD*

Paul and June Schorr

Michael H. Simmonds
Simmonds Holdings

New Jersey:
Scott Sipprelle
Westland Ventures

New Mexico:
Arthur and Johanna Cinader

New York:

Erwin and Nancy Aulis*

Russell L. Carson*
General Partner
Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe

John K. Castle
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Castle Harlan, Inc.

Martin Cohen
Executive Chairman
Cohen & Steers

Anthony J. de Nicola
Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe

Martin C. Eltrich*
AEA Investors

Sean M. Fieler*
General Partner
Equinox Partners, LP

Martin J. Gross
President and Founder
Sandalwood Associates, Inc.

Kenneth H. and Yvonne S. Hannan*
Colonial Navigation Co. Inc.

Ed and Helen Hintz
Hintz Capital Management

John W. Holman, III
Managing Director
Eagle Capital Management, LLC

Paul J. Isaac*
Arbiter Partners

David H. Koch*

J. Christopher Kojima
Managing Director
Goldman, Sachs & Co.

Kenneth Langone
Chairman, President, and CEO
Invemed Associates

Roy W. Lennox*
Arrowhawk Capital Partners

Daniel S. Loeb*
Chief Executive Officer
Third Point LLC

Geoffrey and Melissa Bradshaw-Mack

Michael E. Martino*
Mason Capital Management

Kenneth B. Mehlman
Member & Global Head of Public Affairs
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts

Alex Navab*
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts

Robert H. Niehaus
GCP Capital Partners LLC

Richard R. Ong
Managing Director
Eagle Capital Management, LLC

David N. Roberts*
Senior Managing Director
Angelo, Gordon & Co.

Robert Rosenkranz
Delphi Financial Group

Nathan E. Saint-Amand, M.D.

Tad Smith

Ryan Taylor

Robert H. Castellini*
Castellini Company

Dan and Kellie Peters
The Lovett & Ruth Peters Foundation

Jeff Wyler
Chief Executive Officer
Jeff Wyler Automotive Family

South Carolina:
Bud Watts

Bayard Boyle, Jr.*
Boyle Investment Group

Jay Adair*

James D. Carreker
JDC Holdings

Michael J. Fourticq, Sr.*
Hancock Park Associates

Mark D. Gibson
Executive Managing Director

Amy Korenvaes*
Harlan and Amy Korenvaes Family Foundation

Harlan B. Korenvaes*
Korenvaes Capital Management

Joanie and Don McNamara

Allen and Kelli Questrom*

Anne and Rob Raymond*

Robert Rowling

Ray and Heather Washburne
Charter Holdings

Greg Miller*
Larry H. & Gail Miller Family Foundation

William N. Shiebler
Treetops Companies

James H. Donovan*
Managing Director
Goldman Sachs

Ivor Massey, Jr.
Triad LC

John Connors*
Ignition Partners

Maria and Brent Frei

Althea Davidson*

Jon D. Hammes*
Hammes Company

James C. Rahn
Kern Family Foundation

Dick Uihlein*

J. Joe Ricketts*

* denotes National Council Co-Chair

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Expanding opportunity in America: A conversation with House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan

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