About the Author
Steve Bierfeldt is currently working for Young Americans for Liberty, an intricate part of the newly formed Campaign for Liberty that has emerged from the Ron Paul 2008 Presidential Campaign. He graduated from Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut in 2006, and was the National Field Director for the Leadership Institute from 2006 to 2008. Steve has worked on various campaigns, spoken on dozens of college campuses throughout the country, and has trained conservative students at a number of seminars and conventions. He currently resides in Arlington, Virginia. Francisco Gonzalez is the Director of Development for The James Madison Institute, Florida's premier free-market think-tank, based in Tallahassee, FL. Francisco has a B.A. in History from Florida Atlantic University and an M.A. in History from the University of Maryland, where he also founded and was managing editor of The Terrapin Times. From 2004-2007, Francisco was Director of Membership and Campus Leadership for the Intercollegiate Studies Institute. His articles have been published in numerous outlets. He has spoken at national conferences and on college campuses across the country. He currently resides in Tallahassee, Florida. Brendan Steinhauser is the Director of Federal and State Campaigns for FreedomWorks. He is a graduate of the University of Texas, where he led the UT chapter of The Young Conservatives of Texas. As a student, he wrote for The Austin Review and Contumacy, founded Students for American Values and co-founded Students for a Colorblind America. Upon graduation, Brendan published his book The Conservative Revolution: How to Win the Battle for College Campuses. Brendan's articles on conservatism have appeared in Human Events, TownHall.com, and Front Page Magazine. He blogs at TheConservativeRevolution.com and FreedomTalks.org. Brendan lives in Alexandria, Virginia.