Speakers

Here are some of the notable people who will be at the festival. Click on a speakers image to learn more.

Ruben Anthony

Casem AbuLughod

Monkey Business Institute

Ruben Anthony

Lynn Adelman

Eastern District of Wisconsin

Ruben Anthony

Eloise Anderson

Secretaries Innovation Group

Ruben Anthony

Ruben Anthony

Urban League of Greater Madison

Zach Bohannon

Tim Bartholow

WEA Trust and Health Tradition Health Plan

Ruben Anthony

Abigail Becker

Cap Times

Zach Bohannon

Chloe Benjamin

Author

Zach Bohannon

Tracy Benson

Community Justice Network for Youth

Ruben Anthony

Luke Bonney

Redox

Zach Bohannon

Blair Braverman

Author/Dogsledder

Zach Bohannon

Andy Buttles

Stone-Front Farm

Ruben Anthony

Cynthia Carlsson

Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute

Zach Bohannon

Joaquin Castro

U.S. Rep., D-San Antonio

Zach Bohannon

Julian Castro

Democratic Presidential Candidate

Zach Bohannon

Lindsay Christians

Cap Times

Kevin Conroy

Nathan Conrad

Platform Communications

Kevin Conroy

Kevin Conroy

Exact Sciences

Zach Bohannon

Sanaz Cordes

DotCom Therapy

Zach Bohannon

Ana Marie Cox

With Friends Like These

Kevin Conroy

Katherine Cramer

UW-Madison

Zach Bohannon

George Crave

Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese

Zach Bohannon

Kathleen Culver

UW-Madison

Katie Dean

Katie Dean

Cap Times

Kevin Conroy

Tom Eggert

Wisconsin Microfinance

Jim Doyle

Carrie Ellspermann

Old National Bank

Buckley Brinkman

Emilee Fannon

WKOW-TV

Kevin Conroy

Judy Faulkner

Epic

Jim Doyle

Katelyn Ferral

Cap Times

Charles Franklin

Charles Franklin

Marquette University Law School Poll

Buckley Brinkman

Craig Gilbert

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Charles Franklin

Marti Gobel

Actor and Director

Jim Doyle

Sarah Godlewski

State of Wisconsin

Charles Franklin

Paul Guse

Smarter Than You Trivia

David Bowen

Eric Hamilton

UW-Madison

David Axelrod

Paul Higginbotham

Wisconsin Court of Appeals

Charles Franklin

Armando Ibarra

UW-Madison

David Bowen

Joy Ippolito

American Family Insurance Institute for Corporate and Social Impact

David Axelrod

Eric Iverson

Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Charles Franklin

Pam Jahnke

Mid-West Family Broadcasting

David Bowen

Taha Jangda

HealthX Ventures

David Bowen

Ron Johnson

U.S. Senate

David Axelrod

Sterling Johnson

UW-Madison

Charles Franklin

Loryn Jonelis

Actor

David Axelrod

Jason Joyce

Cap Times

David Axelrod

Paloma Kennedy

Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren

David Maraniss

Matthew Kijowski

St. Andrews High School

David Axelrod

Rebecca Kleefisch

Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission

David Axelrod

Scott Klug

Foley & Lardner

David Maraniss

Brad Knight

Monkey Business Institute

David Axelrod

Mike Konopacki

Cartoonist

David Axelrod

Cori Kramer

Center Forward

David Maraniss

Zack Kucharski

The Gazette

David Axelrod

Angela Lang

Black Leaders Organizing for Communities

David Axelrod

Larry LaRocco

LaRocco & Associates

David Maraniss

Carol Leonnig

Washington Post

David Axelrod

Becky Levzow

Wisconsin Technical College System Board

David Axelrod

Lori Lopez

UW-Madison

David Maraniss

Bill Lueders

The Progressive

David Axelrod

Farhad Manjoo

The New York Times

David Maraniss

David Maraniss

Washington Post

David Axelrod

Kelly Maxwell

Monkey Business Institute

David Axelrod

Jacob McInnis

Wisconsin Union Directorate Society and Politics

David Axelrod

Sharlen Moore

Urban Underground

David Axelrod

Megan Moreno

UW-Madison

Erica Nelson

Howard Morland

Journalist

David Axelrod

Chris Murphy

Cap Times

Erica Nelson

Erica Nelson

Race to Equity Project

David Axelrod

John Nichols

Cap Times

David Axelrod

Amber Noggle

WKOW-TV

Erica Nelson

Aissa Olivarez

Community Immigration Law Center

Jesse Opoien

Jessie Opoien

Cap Times

David Axelrod

Jay Patel

American Family Insurance Institute for Corporate and Social Impact

Jim Steineke

Tom Perez

Democratic National Committee

Ruben Anthony

Alexandra Petri

Washington Post

David Axelrod

Catherine Rampell

Washington Post

Jim Steineke

Briana Reilly

Cap Times

David Axelrod

Satya Rhodes-Conway

City of Madison

Jim Steineke

Reid Ribble

National Roofing Contractors Association

Ruben Anthony

Alejandro Salazar

Voces de la Frontera

David Axelrod

Melissa Sargent

State Rep., D-Madison

Jim Steineke

Tim Schell

Waunakee Community School District

Ruben Anthony

Jess Schuknecht

Monkey Business Institute

David Axelrod

Mallory Shotwell

Arts + Literature Laboratory

Jim Steineke

Mario Garcia Sierra

Centro Hispano

Jim Steineke

Leotha and Tamera Stanley

Musicians

Ruben Anthony

Shelia Stubbs

State Rep., D-Madison

David Axelrod

Rob Thomas

Cap Times

Jim Steineke

Kathleen Tissot

Drama Advisor

Jim Steineke

Catalina Toma

UW-Madison

David Axelrod

Frank Tuerkheimer

UW Law School

Ruben Anthony

Yia Vang

Union Hmong Kitchen

Ruben Anthony

Brady Williamson

Godfrey & Kahn

Ruben Anthony

Dave Zweifel

Cap Times

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