Roger R. Ream (ICPES 76), President
For more than 35 years, Roger Ream has worked in the fields of education and public policy. In 1991, he joined The Fund for American Studies as executive vice president and was named president and chief operating officer in 1998.
Prior to joining TFAS, Ream was a founding staff member and vice president at Citizens for a Sound Economy, an economic policy organization in Washington, D.C. He has also served as special assistant to two members of Congress and on the senior staff of the Foundation for Economic Education.
Ream is also president of the Foundation for Teaching Economics (FTE), a sister organization of TFAS. He was a founding member of the Frank S. Meyer Society and currently serves as its secretary. He also serves on the boards of Donor’s Capital Fund, the Foundation for Economic Education, the U.S. Air Force Academy Foundation and the International Freedom Educational Foundation. He is past president of the Philadelphia Society and a member of the advisory boards of America’s Future Foundation, the Philanthropic Enterprise and Talent Market.
Ream received his B.A. from Vanderbilt University. A native of Wisconsin, he is married and has three daughters.