2018-2019 SPEAKERS


Date:            Friday September 13, 2019 

Speaker:     Senator James Risch, Chairman , Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Topic:          American Foreign Policy in the 21st Century

Jim Risch , currently serving a second term as Idaho's 28th Senator. With more than four decades of experience in elected office.

Senator Risch presently serves as chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in the 116th Congress.

Senator Risch earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Forestry from the University of Idaho, and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Idaho, College of Law. He served on Law Review and the College of Law Advisory Committee at the University of Idaho and has taught criminal law at Boise State University. He was a small business owner, a rancher/farmer and senior partner in the Risch Goss Insinger Gustavel Law firm at the time of his election to the U.S. Senate.