A President of the United States. US Senators. US Cabinet Members. Nobel Prize Winners. Notable Economists.

The Economic Club of Sheboygan prides itself on bringing professionals from a variety of disciplines to the area in order the educate the business community on the growing trends and challenges faced in the political, business, and social arenas.



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Mr. William Korsvik
     Sr. V.P., First Chicago

William Proxmire

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



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



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



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



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

John Gronouski
     U.S. Postmaster General

Curtiss Tarr
     V.P. & General Counsel



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



Mr. Markov
     USSR Embassy

Robert Dederick
     Chief Economist, Northern Trust Co.

Paul Nadler Nadler

James Hayes
     U.S. Congressman, Lousiana, 1987-1997



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Tilford Gaines
     Chief Economist

Walter Heller
     Chairman, Council of Economic Advisers, 1961-64

John Weaver
     President, University of Wisconsin

Peter Maas


Grant Butler

Otto Eckstein
     Chairman & Founder, Data Resources Inc.

Arnold Weber
     University of Chicago Business School


Alan Greenspan
     Chairman, Federal Reserve Board, 1987-2006

Arthur Solomon
     Director, Arthur D. Little, Inc.

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


Henry Reuss
     U.S. Congressman, Wisconsin, 1955-1983

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


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


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


Andrew Brimmer
     Member, Federal Reserve Board

George H. W Bush
     President, United States

William Mazacco
     Economic Adviser to the U.S. Information Agency (1972-1974)

Iben Browning
     Author of "Climate and the Affairs of Men"


Dr. Allan Meltzer
     Chairman, Council of Economic Advisers

Dr. Martin Feldstein
     Chairman, National Bureau of Economic Research

Sen. Robert Packwood
     United State Senator, Oregon (1969-1995)

Ronald Haddock
     President & CEO of FINA Corp.


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


Lawrence Kudlow
     Chief Economist, Bear Sterns

Donald Rumsfeld
     Secretary of Defense

Malcom Forbes

Mark H. Willes
     President, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (1977-80)


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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


Marina Von Neumann Whitman

     Chief Economist, General Motors

Irving Levine

     Political Commentator

Karl Brunner

     Professor, University of Rochester

Robert Genetski

     Chief Economist, Harris Trust


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.


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


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


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


John Rutledge

     Member, Federal Reserve Board

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.


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


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.


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


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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


Dr. David Resler
     Chief Economist, Nomura Securities Int

Dr. Bill Apgare
     Professor, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Norman Ornstein
     Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute

Leon Kendall
     Professor of Finance & Real Estate, Northwestern University


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


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


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


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


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


David Kresge
     Chief Economist, Dun & Bradstreet

Wayne Angell
     Governor, Federal Reserve Board

David Resler
     Chief Economist, Nomura International

Gary Becker
     Nobel Prize Winner, 1992


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.


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


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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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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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


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


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


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.


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


Ellen Hughes-Cromwick
     Adjunct Professor of Business- University of Michigan

Lars Christensen
     Markets and Money Advisory Founder


Dr. Paul Kasriel
     President of Econtrarian, LLC

Dr. Benjamin Powell
     Director of the Free Market Institute at Texas Tech University


Larry Jeddeloh
     Founder of TIS Group in Minneapolis

Dr. Mark C. Schug
     Professor Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and President of Mark C. Schug Consulting Services.

Dr. Scott Niederjohn
     Dean of the School of Business and Entrepreneurship and Charlotte and Walter Kohler Professor of Economics at Lakeland University