Roger R. Ream (ICPES 76), President
Roger Ream has devoted the past 25 years to The Fund for American Studies, leading the organization’s growth in the U.S. and globally. An alumnus of a TFAS summer program, Roger was hired in 1991 as executive vice president and named president in 1998. In 2013, Roger also became president of the sister organization of TFAS, the Foundation for Teaching Economics (FTE).
Roger has spent his career in education and public policy. His focus has always been on spreading the ideas of individual freedom and human flourishing. In addition to his work with TFAS and FTE, Roger is chairman of the board of the Foundation for Economic Education (FEE), and serves on the boards of Donor’s Capital Fund, the U.S. Air Force Academy Foundation, Ethics and Economics Education, and the International Freedom Educational Foundation. He is a founding member of the Frank S. Meyer Society, past president of the Philadelphia Society, and serves on the advisory boards of the America’s Future Foundation, the Philanthropic Enterprise and Talent Market.
Roger received his B.A. from Vanderbilt University. He and his wife have three children.