Security vs. Freedom: Contemporary Controversies – Sponsors


The James Madison Institute and Mr. Robert H. Gidel, Sr.

james-madison-institute-logo“The James Madison Institute is a Florida-based research and educational organization (501c3) engaged in the battle of ideas. The Institute’s ideas are rooted in a belief in the U.S. Constitution and such timeless ideals as limited government, economic freedom, federalism, and individual liberty coupled with individual responsibility. The Institute’s mission is to keep the citizens of Florida informed about their government and to shape our state’s future through the advancement of practical free-market ideas on public policy issues.”

The Holman Supporting Foundation

The Richard and Helen DeVos Foundation

The Claremont Institute, Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence

claremont-institute-logoThe Friday evening reception at the President’s House is sponsored by the Claremont Institute’s Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence.

“The mission of the Claremont Institute is to restore the principles of the American Founding to their rightful, preeminent authority in our national public life.”


Mr. Glenn Sturm

Mr. Nathan S. Collier

collier-companiesThe Collier Companies owns and manages more than 10,000 apartments in Gainesville, Ocala, Orlando, Tallahassee, Tampa, and other Florida locations, as well as Norman, Oklahoma and Athens, Georgia.

Key to The Collier Companies’ success is Collier Companies Management Team, Inc. (CCMT), its wholly-owned subsidiary. CCMT‘s 450+ Team Members are focused on superior customer service along with outstanding operational and financial performance.

Mr. Jack Clark


The Liberty Institute

lib-institute-logoThe Saturday breakfast at the Reitz Union is sponsored by the Liberty Institute.

Liberty Institute’s mission is to defend and restore religious liberty across America — in our schools, for our churches, in the military, and throughout the public arena.
Our vision is to reestablish religious liberty in accordance with the principles of our Founding Fathers.

Mr. Mike Heekin

Mr. Cliff and Joan Stearns

Symposium Sponsor Form

Letter of Invitation re Symposium