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Alexander Stubb, Member, European Parliament, Finland & Furman alumnus '93

The Riley Institute Distinguished Speakers and Panelists of 2006-07 

  • Patricia Adams, Executive Director, Probe International, Canada
  • Howard H. Baker, Jr., former United States Senator from Tennessee and former U.S. Ambassador to Japan
  • Dana Beach, South Carolina Coastal Conservation League
  • Nicolas Becquelin, Human Rights Watch 
  • Josef Braml, Resident Fellow, Editor-in-Chief  “Jahrbuch Internationale Politik,” German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP)
  • John Bray, The Greenville News, South Carolina
  • Hans-Joerg Brunner, Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany
  • Nick Charalambous, Anderson Independent-Mail, South Carolina
  • Wlodzimierz Cimoszewicz, former Prime Minister, the Republic of Poland
  • Sammy Fretwell, The State, South Carolina
  • Charles A. Flink, FASLA, Founder/President, Greenways Incorporated
  • John Glenn, Former U.S. Senator and Astronaut, The John Glenn School of Public Affairs, The Ohio State University
  • Ben Hagood, South Carolina House of Representatives, Mt. Pleasant
  • Jim Hartzfeld, InterfaceFLOR Commercial
  • Suzanne Innes-Stubb, Associate, White & Case LLP, Brussels
  • Nancy Kassebaum Baker, former United States Senator from Kansas
  • David Lauderdale, The Island Packet, South Carolina
  • William Laurance, Director of the Manaus Project, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
  • Jean-David Levitte, Ambassador to the U.S. from the Republic of France
  • Rudy Mancke, Naturalist and SCETV NatureScene series producer
  • Nils Ole Oermann, D.Phil., MPA, Humboldt University, Berlin
  • Barbara Palmer, Assistant Professor at American University's Department of Government
  • Bo Petersen, The Post & Courier, South Carolina
  • Carol Redmond Naughton, Executive Director of the East Lake Foundation
  • James H. "Jim" Ritchie, Jr., Senator, District 13 - Greenville, Spartanburg & Union Counties
  • Paul Roberts, Author, "The End of Oil"
  • Bill Ross, Woodrow Wilson Fellow, former Commissioner on the Environment, Alaska
  • Diane Smock, Greenville City Council Member
  • Alexander Stubb, Member, European Parliament, Finland & Furman alumnus '93
  • Beth Templeton, Executive Director, United Ministries
  • Ann Timberlake, Executive Director, Conservation Voters of South Carolina
  • Angela Viney, President/CEO, The South Carolina Wildlife Federation
  • Ferdinand von Prondzynski, President of Dublin City University
  • Knox White, Mayor, Greenville, South Carolina
  • The Honorable William W. Wilkins, Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • Brad Wyche, Executive Director, Upstate Forever

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