Sutherland Institute and American Enterprise Institute to Co-host FREE Forum in Salt Lake City

Sutherland Institute and the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) will be co-hosting FREE Forum Salt Lake City. The FREE Initiative (Family, Religion, Education and Entrepreneurship), started by AEI Senior Fellow Ian Rowe, highlights the impact that these four pillars have on children and their opportunity for success. The event will feature expert speakers and panel discussions outlining the importance of these institutions, and policy and societal initiatives Utahns can take to best support our next generation.


  • Rick Larsen, President and CEO, Sutherland Institute
  • Brad Wilcox, Senior fellow, Institute for Family Studies
  • Tim Carney, Senior fellow, American Enterprise Institute
  • Jenet Erickson, Fellow, Wheatley Institute
  • Ally Isom, Vice president and chief strategy and marketing officer, Clyde Companies
  • Hanna Skandera, President and CEO, Daniels Fund
  • Natalie Gochnour, Director, Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute at the University of Utah
  • Kathleen Porter-Magee, Superintendent, Partnership Schools
  • Ian Rowe, Senior fellow, American Enterprise Institute
  • Aimee Winder Newton, Senior advisor, Utah Gov. Spencer Cox
  • Pastor Corey Hodges, Lead pastor, The Point Church
  • William C. Duncan, Policy fellow, Sutherland Institute
  • Beth Akers, Senior fellow, American Enterprise Institute
  • John Bailey, Nonresident senior fellow, American Enterprise Institute
  • Tony Sewell, Baron of Sanderstead, UK House of Lords
  • Margaret Woolley BusseExecutive director, Utah Department of Commerce

When: March 23, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: Regency Ballroom, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Salt Lake City

For more information and agenda details, visit AEI FREE Forum Salt Lake City – Sutherland Institute