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  • Catherine Allgor, President, Massachusetts Historical Society and author
  • William J. Antholis (moderator), Director and CEO of The Miller Center, a nonpartisan affiliate of the University of Virginia
  • Edward Ayers, Tucker-Boatwright Professor of the Humanities and President Emeritus, The University of Richmond
  • Susan Ford Bales, daughter of President and Mrs. Gerald Ford
  • Richard Benedetto, Adjunct professor of journalism, American University and former White House correspondent and columnist
  • Leslie Bowman, President, Thomas Jefferson Foundation
  • Valerie Camillo, Chief Revenue and Marketing Officer, Washington Nationals
  • Clifton Truman Daniel, Former director of public relations for City Colleges of Chicago’s Truman College, author, actor and grandson of President Harry S. Truman
  • Louise Dubé, Executive Director, iCivics
  • Jeffrey A. Engel, Associate Professor and Director, The Center for Presidential History (CPH) at Southern Methodist University
  • David Ferriero, Archivist of the United States
  • Monica Gray Logothetis, Co-Founder and CEO, DreamWakers
  • Anita McBride, Former assistant to President George W. Bush and chief of staff to First Lady Laura Bush, Executive-in-Residence at the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies in the School of Public Affairs at American University in Washington, D.C.
  • Massee McKinley, descendant of President Grover Cleveland and President William McKinley
  • Stewart D. McLaurin, President, White House Historical Association 
  • Jon Meacham, Presidential historian and author
  • Chef Roland Mesnier, Former White House Executive Pastry chef and noted culinary writer
  • Timothy Naftali, Clinical Associate Professor of Public Service and Clinical Associate Professor of History, New York University
  • Ron Nessen, Former White House Press Secretary
  • Soledad O’Brien (moderator), Noted journalist, CEO, Starfish Media Group and PowHerful Foundation 
  • Susan Page, Journalist and USA Today Washington Bureau Chief 
  • Barbara Perry, Gerald L. Baliles Professor and Director of Presidential Studies at The Miller Center, a nonpartisan affiliate of the University of Virginia 
  • Lee Rainie, Director, Internet and Technology, Pew Research Center
  • Lynda Johnson Robb, daughter of President and Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson
  • Cokie Roberts, Noted author and contributor to ABC News and NPR 
  • Jeffrey Rosen, Professor of Law, George Washington University Law School and President and Chief Executive Officer, National Constitution Center
  • David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-Executive Chairman of The Carlyle Group and philanthropist 
  • William Seale, American historian and author
  • Katherine A.S. Sibley, Professor and Director of American Studies, St. Joseph’s University 
  • Richard Norton Smith, Presidential historian and author
  • Paul Sparrow, Director, Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum 
  • Ann Stock, Former White House Social Secretary 
  • Valerie Strauss, Washington Post education journalist
  • Susan M. Swain, Co-CEO and President of C-SPAN, on-air host, and author 
  • Janet Tran, Associate Director of Education, Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute
  • Mark K. Updegrove, President and CEO, LBJ Foundation, author and presidential historian
  • Tom Walker, Founder and CEO, The American Village Citizenship Trust
  • Kenneth T. Walsh, White House correspondent and columnist for U.S. News & World Report and author
  • Andrew Wilson, Director of Digital Engagement at the National Archives

As of June 14, 2018

All Speakers Subject to Change