Co-Chair, Commission on Retirement Security and Personal Savings; Former Senator from North Dakota
Kent Conrad co-chairs BPC’s Commission on Retirement Security and Personal Savings. As a former senator from North Dakota, he was chairman of the Senate Budget Committee. Conrad was a member of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform.
G. William Hoagland
Senior Vice President
James B. Lockhart, III
Senior Fellow, Co-Chair, Commission on Retirement Security and Personal Savings; Former Director of FHFA
James B. Lockhart III is a senior fellow at BPC and co-chairs BPC’s Commission on Retirement Security and Personal Savings. He is vice chairman of WL Ross & Co. LLC. Lockhart previously served as the director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency and the deputy commissioner of the Social Security Administration.
Jason J. Fichtner
Director of Economic Policy
Major General Arnold L. Punaro, USMC (ret.) is a BPC fellow and member of its Task Force on Defense Personnel. He has decades of experience in defense, legislative affairs, federal budget, and acquisition strategy. As CEO of the Punaro Group, he consults for Fortune 100 companies on strategy related to the federal budget, government relations, business risk analysis, and compliance.
Adrienne Schweer is a BPC fellow and leads its Paid Family Leave Task Force.