James Hatch

James Hatch never imagined himself standing on a stage giving speeches. For 24 years, his job had been something very different. He was a member of the Naval Special Warfare...

Rita Mae Brown

Rita Mae Brown is a New York Times-bestselling author, activist, and screenwriter. A writer of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, Brown is the author of over 50 books which have been...

Nancy Isenberg

Nancy Isenberg is the T. Harry Williams Professor of American History at Louisiana State University. She is the author of the New York Times bestseller White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History...

Carine McCandless

Carine McCandless is an entrepreneur, activist and mother. She has been successfully self-employed since she started her first company at the age of nineteen. Her unique skill set lends itself...