Expert Search

The experts identified here are staff, managing editors, senior fellows, and policy advisors (unpaid volunteers) to The Heartland Institute, as well as persons affiliated with other think tanks who have agreed to be identified as topic area experts for Heartland.

Walter Starck

Marine scientist and expert on coral reefs

Jonathan Steitz


Jeff Stier

Senior Fellow, National Center for Public Policy Research

Richard Stroup

Adjunct Professor, Poole College of Management, North Carolina State University

John H. Sununu

President, JHS Associates, Ltd.

Daniel Sutter

Affiliated Senior Scholar, Troy University

Brendon Swedlow

Associate Professor of Political Science, University of California-Berkeley

Thomas Tanton

President, T2 & Associates

George Taylor

State Climatologist and Faculty Member, Oregon State University

James M. Taylor, J.D.

Senior Fellow, The Heartland Institute; Managing Editor, Environment and Climate News

Mitch Taylor, PH.D.

Polar Bear Biologist, Lakehead University

John Theon

NASA Atmospheric Scientist (retired)

Clifford Thies

Professor of Economics and Finance, Shenandoah University

Margo Thorning, PH. D.

Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, American Council for Capital Formation

Mark Thornton

Senior Fellow and Resident Faculty Member, Ludwig von Mises Institute

Hilary Till

Principal of Premia Risk Consultancy, Inc.

Steven Titch

Policy Analyst, Reason Foundation

Richard J. Trzupek

Principal Consultant, Trinity Consultants

David Tuerck, PH. D.

President, Beacon Hill Institute

Gordon Tullock

Emeritus Professor of Law, George Mason University