Vice President, John McClaughry
John founded the Institute in 1993 and served as its President until August 2009. He is a former member of the Vermont House and Senate and was Senior Policy Advisor in President Reagan’s White House.
John grew up in southern Illinois and moved to Vermont in 1963. He has an A.B in math and physics from Miami University (Ohio), an M.S. in nuclear engineering from Columbia University, an M.A. in political science from the University of California (Berkeley), and an LLD (hon.) from Miami University.