Speakers

2016 - 2017

Read full biography

Mitt Romney

Former Presidential Candidate, Governor and Business Leader

Read full biography

Dana Perino

Co-Host of Fox’s “The Five” and Former White House Press Secretary

Read full biography

Capt. Scott Kelly

History-Making NASA Astronaut and Retired U.S. Navy Captain

Read full biography

Michio Kaku

World-Renowned Physicist, Futurist and Best-Selling Author

Read full biography

Anderson Cooper

Broadcast Journalist and Anchor of CNN’s “Anderson Cooper 360°”

2015 - 2016

Read full biography

Steve Wozniak

Co-founder of Apple Computer, Inc

Read full biography

George Will

Political Columnist

Read full biography

Charles Krauthammer

Pulitzer Prize-winning Syndicated Columnist and Commentator

Read full biography

Doris Kearns Goodwin

Presidential Historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning Author

Read full biography

David McCullough

Historian and Best-selling Author

Read full biography

Madeleine Albright

Former Secretary of State

2014 - 2015

Read full biography

John Paul Stevens

Retired Supreme Court Associate Justice

Read full biography

Jay Leno

Comedian and Former Talk Show Host

Read full biography

Colin Powell

U.S. Army General (Ret.) and Former Secretary of State

Read full biography

David Petraeus

U.S. Army General (Ret.) and Former CIA Director

Read full biography

Rick Snyder

Michigan Governor

2013 - 2014

Read full biography

Felipe Calderón

Former President of Mexico

Read full biography

Terry Savage

Personal Finance Commentator & Best-Selling Author

Read full biography

Ben Carson

Pediatric Neurosurgeon & Best-Selling Author

Read full biography

Joe Lieberman

Former U.S. Senator & Democratic Candidate for Vice President

Read full biography

Dick Lugar

Former U.S. Senator

Read full biography

Brian Kelly

Head Football Coach, University of Notre Dame

Read full biography

Regis Philbin

Television Personality & Best-Selling Author

2012 - 2013

Read full biography

Rick Santorum

Former 2012 Republican Presidential Candidate

Read full biography

Bill Cosby

Entertainment Icon

Read full biography

Martha Stewart

Lifestyle Entrepreneur

Read full biography

Tim Tebow

New York Jets Quarterback

Read full biography

Jeff Fettig

Whirlpool Corporation Chairman & CEO

2011-2012

Read full biography

Katie Couric

Former CBS News Anchor and NBC Today Co-Anchor

Read full biography

Robert Gates

Former U.S. Secretary of Defense

Read full biography

Richard M. Daley

Former Mayor of Chicago

Read full biography

Earvin “Magic” Johnson Jr.

Businessman and Former NBA and MSU Basketball Star

Read full biography

Carol Browner

Former Director, White House Office of Energy and Climate Change Policy

Read full biography

Glenn Beck

Radio Talk Show Host

2010-2011

Read full biography

Bob Newhart

Comedy Legend, Actor & Author

Read full biography

Carl Levin

Senior U.S. Senator, Michigan

Read full biography

Barbara Padilla

Soprano Opera Star

Read full biography

Ted Koppel

Broadcast Journalist

Read full biography

Stanley McChrystal

Former Commander of U.S. and International Forces in Afghanistan

Read full biography

The Rt. Hon. Gordon Brown, MP

Former Prime Minister of Great Britain

2009-2010

Read full biography

Pervez Musharraf

Former President of Pakistan

Read full biography

Tom Izzo

Head Basketball Coach, Michigan State University

Read full biography

Dick Cheney

46th Vice President, United States of America

Read full biography

Laura Bush

Former First Lady, United States of America

Read full biography

Tom Friedman

Best-Selling Author & Foreign Affairs Columnist

Read full biography

Sarah Palin

Former Alaskan Governor & 2008 Republican Vice-Presidential Candidate

2008-2009

Read full biography

Karl Rove

Former Deputy Chief of Staff & Senior Advisor to President G.W. Bush

Read full biography

Mike Huckabee

Former Governor of Arkansas and 2008 Presidential Candidate

Read full biography

Richard Reeves

Biographer and former Chief Political Correspondent for The New York Times

Read full biography

Steve Kroft

60 Minutes Correspondent

Read full biography

Condoleezza Rice

United States Secretary of State

Read full biography

George W. Bush

43rd President of the United States

2007-2008

2007_2008

2006-2007

2006 2007

2005-2006

2005 2006

2004-2005

2004_2005

2003-2004

2003_2004

2002-2003

2002_2003

2001-2002

2001_2002

2000-2001

2000_2001

1999-2000

1999_2000

1998-1999

1998_1999

1997-1998

1997_1998

1996-1997

1996_1997

1995-1996

1995_1996

1994-1995

1994_1995

1993-1994

1993_1994

1992-1993

1992_1993

1991-1992

1991_1992

1990-1991

1990_1991

1989-1990

1989_1990

1988-1989

1988_1989

1987-1988

1987_1988

1986-1987

1986_1987

1985-1986

1985_1986

1984-1985

1984_1985

1983-1984

1983_1984