Religious Freedom for a New Generation

Keynotes

Kristina Arriaga

Vice Chair, US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF)

Patrick Kearon

Presidency of the Quorums of the Seventy, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Presenters

Sumreen Ahmad

Global Change Management Lead, Accenture

Matthew Anderson

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Baylor University’s Institute for Studies of Religion; Founder, Mere Orthodoxy

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Lisa Argyle

Assistant Professor of Political Science at Brigham Young University

Sahar F. Aziz

Professor of Law and Chancellor's Social Justice Scholar, Center for Security, Race & Rights, Rutgers University Law School

Eric Baxter

Vice President and Senior Counsel, Becket Fund for Religious Liberty

Tanner Bean

Attorney, Fabian VanCott

Josh Blackman

Associate Professor, South Texas College of Law; Board Member, Jewish Coalition for Religious Liberty

Chelsea Langston Bombino

Director of Strategic Engagement for the Institutional Religious Freedom Alliance

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Hal R. Boyd

Fellow, Wheatley Institution at Brigham Young University

Jeremiah Castle

Lecturer, Political Science, Central Michigan University

Elizabeth Clark

Associate Director, International Center for Law and Religion Studies, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University

Joseph Cohn

Legislative and Policy Directory, FIRE

S. David Colton

Chair, International Advisory Council, International Center for Law and Religion Studies, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University

Daniel Cox

Research Fellow, American Enterprise Institute (AEI)

Erin Cranor

Former President, Nevada Association of School Boards; Juris Doctor Candidate 2020, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University

Jaimie Crumley

PhD Candidate, Department of Gender Studies, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)

Liz Darger

Senior Associate Athletic Director, Brigham Young University

Sabrina Dent

Director of Programs and Partnerships, Religious Freedom Center, Freedom Forum Institute

Gary B. Doxey

Associate Director, International Center for Law and Religion Studies, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University

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W. Cole Durham, Jr.

Founding Director, International Center for Law and Religion Studies, United States

Alexander Dushku

Shareholder, Kirton & McConkie

K. Randel Everett
K. Randel Everett

Founder and President of 21Wilberforce

J. Spencer Fluhman

Executive Director, Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship; Associate Professor of History, Brigham Young University

Justin Giboney

Founder, AND Campaign

Pat Griffin
Pat Griffin

Founder, Seeking Common Ground; Professor Emerita, University of Massachusetts

Shadi Hamid

Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution

Drew Hart

Author, Activist; Professor in Theology, Bible and Religion Department, Messiah College

Alexander Heffner

Host, The Open Mind

James Heilpern

Law and Corpus Linguistics Fellow, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University

Sofi Hersher

Assistant Communications Director, Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism

Shirley Hoogstra

President, Council for Christian Colleges and Universities

Erik Jaffe

Partner, Schaerr | Jaffe

Matthew Kaemingk

Assistant Professor, Christian Ethics, Fuller Theological Seminary; Fellow, The Center for Public Justice, Washington, DC

Richard Katskee

Legal Director, Americans United for Separation of Church and State

Amrith Kaur
Amrith Kaur

Legal Director, Sikh Coalition

Lori Kepner

Associate General Counsel, CRU

Aysha Khan

Reporter, Religion News Service

David M. Kirkham

Senior Fellow for Comparative Law and International Policy, International Center for Law and Religion Studies, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University

Billy Klutzz

Evening Worship Leader, Immanuel Presbyterian Church, MDiv candidate, Wesley Seminary

Tzvi A. Lamm

Special Advisor, President of Yeshiva University

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Sarah Langford

Executive Vice President of Community Relations, North Star International

Khalid Latif

Executive Director and Imam, Islamic Center at New York University

Andrew Lewis

Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Cincinnati

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Aline Longstaff

Attorney, Mitchell Barlow & Mansfield P.C.

Skip Lord
Skip Lord

National Director of Athletics Engagement, Houghton College

Benjamin Marcus

Religious Liberty Specialist, Religious Freedom Center of the Freedom Forum Institute

Ashley McGuire

Senior Fellow, The Catholic Association

Shannon Minter
Shannon Minter

Legal Director of the National Center for Lesbian Rights

Rachel Morrison

Litigation Counsel, Americans United for Life

Melanie Monteclaro Pace

PhD Candidate in Religious Studies, University of Virginia

Daniel Perell
Daniel Perell

Representative, Bahá’í International Community's United Nations Office

Renee Porter

Mother and Positive Community Voice for Religious Freedom

Tina Ramirez

President and Founder of Hardwired, Inc.

Frank Ravitch

Professor of Law & Walter H. Stowers Chair in Law and Religion, Director, Kyoto Japan Summer Program, Michigan State University College of Law

R.R. Reno

Editor, First Things Magazine

Agustin Reyes

Chairman of the Educational Directive, The National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference

Emmanuel Roldan

Resident Chaplain, Baylor University

Rebecca Russo

Director of Campus Stewardship, Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC)

Steven Sandberg

Assistant to the President and General Counsel at Brigham Young University

Gene Schaerr

Partner, Schaerr | Jaffe

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Brett G. Scharffs

Director, International Center for Law and Religion Studies, and Rex E. Lee Chair and Professor of Law, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University

Ben Schilaty

Social Worker, LDS Family Services

Tim Schultz

President, 1st Amendment Partnership

Kevin Singer

Co-Director of Neighborly Faith

Gayla Sorenson

Assistant Dean of External Relations, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University

Christopher Stevenson
Christopher Stevenson

President, National Museum of American Religion

Derrick Anthony Strong

Strong Foundation LLC/GO-REAL-LA, New Orleans

Logan Strother

Assistant Professor of Political Science, Purdue University

David K. Trimble

Director, Center of Religious Freedom Education at the Religious Freedom Institute, Washington, DC; Senior Fellow, Middle East and International Religious Freedom Policy Action Teams

Asma Uddin

Fellow, Initiative on Security and Religious Freedom, UCLA Burkle Center for International Relations; Research Fellow, Berkley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs, Georgetown University

Andrew Walker

Director of Research and Senior Fellow in Christian Ethics, Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, Southern Baptist Convention

Corey D.B. Walker

Visiting Professor, University of Richmond; Senior Fellow, Religious Freedom Center of the Freedom Forum Institute

Michael Wear

Founder of Public Square Strategies; Author, Reclaiming Hope: Lessons Learned in the Obama White House About the Future of Faith in America

Alan L. Wilkins

Professor of Management (retd), Marriott School of Management, Brigham Young University

Joel West Williams

Citizen, Cherokee Nation, Senior Staff Attorney, Native American Rights Fund (NARF)

Robin Fretwell Wilson
Robin Fretwell Wilson

Roger and Stephany Joslin Professor of Law, Illinois College of Law; Director, Program in Family Law and Policy; Director, Epstein Health Law and Policy Program

Scott Winship

Director, Social Capital Project; Executive Director, Joint Economic Committee, Congress

Jane Wise

Associate Director, International Center for Law and Religion Studies, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University

Heidi Wixom

Founding President, Power2Parent

David Wright

President, Indiana Wesleyan University