Gregory Rehmke directs educational programs for Economic Thinking/E Pluribus Unum Films, a nonprofit organization in Seattle, Washington. He has a degree in Economics from the University of Washington and has lectured and published widely on economics and history of a variety of public policy issues.

Richard Edwards is professor of Communication studies at Baylor University. Since 1972, he has been the author of the “topic introduction” issue of the Forensic Quarterly. He has also been a college debate coach for 25 years and has directed high school summer debate workshops at Northwestern, Georgia State and Baylor universities. Dr. Edwards was recently selected as president of the American Forensic Association.

Mike Winther has written articles on many public policy issues and is a frequent lecturer at debate camps. He has a vast 30-year experience with both participating in and coaching debate. Mike and his wife currently coach a California debate club which has consistent success with their teams — placing within the top 10 rankings, nationally.