1960-1969

1963

Mr. William Korsvik

Sr. V.P., First Chicago

William Proxmire

U.S. Senator (Democrat), Wisconsin, 1975-1989

1964

Dr. Beryl Sprinkel

Chairman, Council of Economic Advisers 1985-89, Reagan Administration

Charles Percy

U.S. Senator - Illinois

Kenneth Haagenson

Director of Public Relations, Allis-Chalmers

Dwight Hightower Partner

Baker Hightower International Law Firm

1965

William Rothfelder

Chief Economist, Inland Steel

Dr. Pierre Rinfret

Chairman of the Board & Chief Economist

Robin Lowell Moore, Jr.

American writer, author of The Green Berets, The French Connection. Also co-authored the lyrics for the Ballad of the Green Berets

Ernest Baughman

VP & Director of Economic Research,

1966

Dr. Arthur Burns

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chairman, Federal Reserve Board, 1970-78, Chairman, Council of Economic Advisors, 1953-56

John Grogan

Consulting Actuary

Walter Morton

Sr. Economist, U. of Wisconsin

Howard Sochurek

Correspondent & Photographer, LIFE magazine

1967

Dr. Milton Friedman

Professor, U. of Chicago, Nobel Prize Winner (1976)

John Gronouski

U.S. Postmaster General

Curtiss Tarr

V.P. & General Counsel

1968

A. R. Burnstan

Associate Secretary, Dept. of Commerce

William Gasser

Professor, School of Business, Rochester, NY

Haynes Johnson

Pulitzer Prize winner for Journalism, Author

Steven Reiner

Editor, U of Wisconsin School Newspaper

1969

Mr. Markov

USSR Embassy

Robert Dederick

Chief Economist, Northern Trust Co.

Paul Nadler Nadler

Economist

James Hayes

U.S. Congressman, Lousiana, 1987-1997

1970-1979

1970

Tilford Gaines

Chief Economist

Walter Heller

Chairman, Council of Economic Advisers, 1961-64

John Weaver

President, University of Wisconsin

Peter Maas

Author

1971

Grant Butler

Author

Otto Eckstein

Chairman & Founder, Data Resources Inc.

Arnold Weber

University of Chicago Business School

1972

Alan Greenspan

Chairman, Federal Reserve Board, 1987-2006

Arthur Solomon

Director, Arthur D. Little, Inc.

Barber Conable

U.S. Congressman, N.Y., 1965-85

1973

Henry Reuss

U.S. Congressman, Wisconsin, 1983-1985

Prof. Paul McCracken

Chairman, Council of Economic Advisors, 1969-1971

John Connally

Secretary of the Treasury, 1971-72

Ezra Solomon

Council of Economic Advisers, 1971-73

1974

John Dunlop

Secretary of Labor

James E. Raffel

Sr. V.P. & Trust Investment Officer & Economist, Firstar Corp.

Ralph Salerno

District Attorney, New York City, N.Y.

Herbert Neil

Chief Economist, Harris Trust

George Schultz

Secretary of State

1975

Walter Fackler

Associate Dean, School of Business, U. of Chicago

Charles Walker

Congressional Lobbyist

Mr. William Simon

Secretary of Treasury

Arthur Okun

Council of Economic Advisers

1976

Andrew Brimmer

Member, Federal Reserve Board

George H. W Bush

President, United States

Wm. Mazacco

Iben Browning

Author of "Climate and the Affairs of Men"

1977

Dr. Allan Meltzer

Chairman, Council of Economic Advisers

Dr. Martin Feldstein

Chariman, National Bureau of Economic Research

Mr. Robert Packwood

Ronald Haddock

President & CEO of FINA Corp

1978

Patrick Lucey

Governor, State of Wisconsin

Dr. Lawrence Klein

Nobel Prize Winner, 1980

Dr. Raymond Jallow

Chief Economist, L.A. California

Charles Bartlett

Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting

1979

Lawrence Kudlow

Chief Economist, Bear Sterns

Donald Rumsfeld

Secretary of Defense

Malcom Forbes

Publisher

Mark H. Willes

President, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (1977-80)

1980-1989

1980

Jerry Jordan

President, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland; Member

Yale Brozen

Professor, University of Chicago

Carol Baumann

Deputy Secretary, Bureau of Intelligence, U.S. Department of State

Kevin Phillips

Political Strategist

1981

Marina Von Neumann Whitman

Chief Economist, General Motors

Irving Levine

Political Commentator

Karl Brunner

Professor, University of Rochester

Robert Genetski

Chief Economist, Harris Trust

1982

Robert Eggert

Blue Chip Economic Indicators

Sam Nakagama

Chief Economist, Kidder Peabody

David Mulford

Managing Director, Merrill Lynch

William Wilby

V.P. & Economist, Northern Trust Co.

1983

Dr. Henry Gailliot

Chief Economist, Federated Research Corp. of Pittsburgh

Robert Davis

President, Davis Financial Associates;

George Gilder

Author, "Visible Man," "Wealth and Poverty"

Gar Alperovitz

Prof. Of Political Science, Howard University

1984

Anatol Balbach

Sr. Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Roy Moor

V.P. & Chief Economist, First Chicago Corp.

Manuel Johnson

Vice-Chairman, Federal Reserve Board

Gerald Corrigan

President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

1985

Don Nichols

Professor, University of Wisconsin; Director of LaFollete Institute, Madison, Wisconsin

Juanita Kreps

Secretary of Commerce

Clare Zempel

Chief Economist, Robert W. Baird

Frederick Amling

Prof. of Finance & Business, Graduate School, George Washington University

1986

John Rutledge

Claremont Economic Institute

Paul Craig Roberts

Professor, Georgetown University; Author; Columnist at "Business Week"

Dr. Walter Elliott

Professor of Free Enterprise, School of Business, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

David Hale

Chief Economist, Kemper Financial Co

1987

Lawrence Chimerine

Sr. Economic Counselor, DRI/McGraw-Hill

Donald Strazheim

Chief Economist, Merrill Lynch

Alfred Kahn

Chairman, Civil Aeronautics Board

Irving Kristol

Editor, Wall Street Journal

1988

Michael Evans

President, Evans Economics

Arthur Laffer

President, A. Laffer Associates

Beryl Sprinkel

Chairman, Council of Economic Advisers

Lawrence Kudlow

Chief Economist, Bear Sterns & Co.

1989

Robert Genetski

President, Stotler Economics

Allen Sinai

President & CEO, The Boston Co.

David Hale

Chief Economist, Kemper Financial Corp.

David Wyss

Chief Financial Economist, DRI/McGraw-Hill

1990-1999

1990

Charles Maxwell

Sr. Energy Strategist, C. J. Lawrence

Gail Fosler

Chief Economist, Conference Board

Gary Shilling

President, Gary Shilling Associates

Lawrence Korb

Sr Fellow, Brookings Institution

1991

Dr. David Resler

Chief Economist, Nomura Securities Int

Dr. Bill Apgar

Professor, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Norman Ornstein

Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute

Leon Kendall

Professor of Finance & Real Estate, Northwestern University

1992

James Miller, III

Director, Office of Management & Budget

James Smith

President, National Association for Business Economics

Bradlee Perry

Chairman of the Board, David L. Babson

Larry Lindsey

Governor, Federal Reserve Board

1993

David Hale

Chief Economist, Kemper Financial Co.

Gail Fosler

Chief Economist, Conference Board

Larry Meyer

Governor, Federal Reserve Board

Ethan Siegal

V.P. & Chief Washington Political Analyst, Prudential Securities

1994

Alan Reynolds

Director, Hudson Institute

Richard Hokenson

Chief Economist, Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette

Newt Gingrich

Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives, 1979-1999

David Wyss

Chief Economist, Standard & Poor

1995

Clare Zempel

Chief Economist, R.W Baird

Mark Melcher

Sr. Political Analyst, Prudential Securities

Steven Leuthold

Chairman & CEO, The Leuthold Group

Don Nichols

Professor, University of Wisconsin

1996

Joel Prakken

Chairman, Macroeconomic Advisers

James Harff

President, Ruder-Finn Global Public Affairs

Bradlee Perry

Chairman of the Board, David L. Babson

John Silvia

Managing Director, Chief Economist, Wells Fargo Economics

1997

David Kresge

Chief Economist, Dun & Bradstreet

Wayne Angell

Governor, Federal Reserve Board

David Resler

Chief Economist, Nomura International

Gary Becker

Nobel Prize Winner, 1992

1998

Dr. Richard Curtin

Director, Surveys Research Center, University of Michigan

Richard Hokinson

Chief Economist, Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette

Lawrence Kudlow

Chief Economist, Bear Sterns & Co.

David Hale

Chief Economist, Kemper Financial Co.

1999

Clare Zempel

Chief Economist & Chief Financial Strategist, Rogbert W. Baird & Co., Inc.

Dr. David Wyss

Chief Economist & Research Director, DRI-McGraw Hill

Diane C. Swonk

Chief Economist & Sr. Vice President, Bank One

Joel Prakken

Chairman, Macroeconomic Advisers

2000-2010

2000

Alice Rivlin

Vice Chair, Federal Reserve Board and Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution

Richard Thieme

President, Thieme Works

Robert Dederick

Chairman & CEO, RGD Economics

Donald Hilber

Financial Market Strategist & Sr. Economist, Investment Economics

2001

Dana B. Johnson

Sr. Managing Director, Bank One Capital Markets

Nariman Behravesh

Chief International Economist & Research Director, Standard & Poor's

Donald H. Straszheim

President, Straszheim Global Advisors

Gregory R. Valliere

Managing Director, Washington Research Group

2002

Ed Fiedler

Senior Fellow & Economic Counselor, Conference Board

James Harff

President & CEO, Global Communications

Brian Wesbury

First Vice President & Chief Economist, Griffen, Kubic, Stephens & Thompson

Robert Dederick

Principal, RGD Economics

2003

Dr. Mitchel Held

Managing Director, Salomon Smith Barney

Dr. Richard Curtin

Director of Consumer Research, University of Michigan

Dr. Mickey Levy

Senior Vice President & Chief Economist

Dr. Michael Moskow

President, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

2004

Clare Zempel

Chairman & Chief Economist, Zempel Strategic

Jan Hatzius

Vice President & Sr. Economis, Goldman Sachs

Diane Swonk

Chief Economist, Mesirow Financial

David Hale

Chairman, Hale Economic Advisors

2005

Andrew J. Engel

Sr. Research & Portfolio Manager, Leuthold Group institutional Research

Dr. Robert Genetski

Chairman & CEO, Genetski & Associates

Dr. Gary Stern

President. Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Dr. Marc Miles

Director, Center for International Trade & Economics, Heritage Foundation

2006

Brian Wesbury

Chief Economist, First Trust

Dr. James F. Smith

Director, Center for Business Forecasting at Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise

Dr. James W. Paulsen

Chief Investment Strategist, Wells Capital Management

Dr. William Dunkelberg

Professor of Economics, Temple University

2007

Clare Zempel

Chairman & Chief Economist, Zempel

Mathew Andresen

Co-Head, Citadel Derivatives Group

Dr. Kermit Baker

Economist, American Institute of Architects & Director of Remodeling Futures Program - Harvard University

2008

Harvey Rosenblum

Executive Vice President and Director of Research Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Eric Beslky

Executive Director - Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard U.

Ken Mayland

David Hale

2009

William Niskanen

Paul Ryan

Speaker of the House of Representatives, U.S. Congressman (WI) and Chairman of the House Budget Committee

Mark Zonis

Mark Perry

Professor of economics and finance in the School of Management at the Flint campus of the University of Michigan

2010+

2010

Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to the United States of America

Harvey Rosenblum

Executive Vice President and Director of Research Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Phil Orlando

Institutional Investor

William Strauss

Senior Economist and Economic Advisor

2011

Suart Mackintosh

Executive Director, Group of Thirty

Clare Zempel

Principal, Zempel Strategic

William Poole

Senior Fellow at the Cato Institute and Senior Advisor to Merk Investments

Jim Paulsen

Chief Investment Strategist, Wells Capital Management

2012

Scott Grannis

Retired Chief Economist at Western Asset Management

Richard Wobbekin

Executive Director of the Business Research Division and Senior Associate Dean University of Colorado

Robert McTeer

Distinguished Fellow at the National Center for Policy Analysis

Scott Sumner

Professor of Economics at Bentley University

2013

Dr. Peter Ammon

German Ambassador to the United States

Dr. Kevin Swift

Chief Economist- American Chemistry Council

Clare Zempel

Principal, Zempel Strategic

Don Johnson

Chief Economist, Caterpillar Inc.

2014

Casey Mulligan

Professor of Economics- University of Chicago

George Kahn

Vice President & Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

David Henderson

Research Fellow - Hoover Institution, Stanford University

John Manley

Chief Equity Strategist at Wells Fargo Funds Management

2015

Ellen Hughes-Cromwick

Adjunct Professor of Business- University of Michigan

Lars Christensen

Markets and Money Advisory Founder

2016

Dr. Paul Kasriel

President of Econtrarian, LLC

Dr. Benjamin Powell

Director of the Free Market Institute at Texas Tech University

2017

Larry Jeddeloh

Founder of TIS Group in Minneapolis