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Free Trade Award

Bill Frenzel Champion of Free Trade Awardees:

2014      Bill Frenzel, Co-Founder, Economic Club of Minnesota (1928-2014)
                  Member of Congress (1971-1991)
             
2015      Ambassador Carla A. Hills
                  United States Trade Representative (1989-1993)

2016      Ambassador Michael B.  Froman 
                  United States Trade Representative (2013 – Present)

2017      The Honorable José Ángel Gurría
                  Secretary-General Organisation for Economic Co-operation and                    Development (OECD) (2006 - Present)

2017      Ambassador Robert Zoellick
                  United States Trade Representative (2001 – 2005)

Champion of Free Trade Award Advisory Panel Members

Hon. James Bacchus
Shareholder; Chair, Global Practice at Greenberg Traurig 
Member of Congress (1991-1995)

Ms. Devry Boughner Vorwerk
Corporate Vice President, Cargill 

Mr. Mike Fernandez
CEO,  Burson-Marsteller 
Board Member, U.S. Global Leadership Coalition

Amb. Carla A. Hills
Chair and CEO, Hills and Company International Consultants
United States Trade Representative (1989-1993)

Dr. Gary Hufbauer
Reginald Jones Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics

Amb. James Jones
Chairman, Monarch Global Strategies LLC
Ambassador to Mexico (1993-1997)
Member of Congress (1973-1987) 

Hon. Mark Kennedy 
President, University of North Dakota
Member of Congress (2001-2007)

Philip Levy
Senior Fellow, Global Economy
Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Hon. Thomas F. “Mack” McLarty III 
Chairman, McLarty Associates
Chief of Staff, President Clinton 

Mr. Steve Sanger
Retired CEO, General Mills

Hon. Robert Zoellick
President, World Bank Group (2007-2012)
United States Trade Representative (2001-2005)

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