Board of directors
Charlie Kirk is the Founder and Executive Director of Turning Point USA, a national student movement dedicated to identifying, organizing, and empowering young people to promote the principles of free markets and limited government.
Since the inception of Turning Point USA in 2012, Charlie Kirk has grown Turning Point USA from the ground up, now amassing representation on over 1,200 high school and college campuses nationwide and employing over 150 full- and part-time staff. At 25 years old, he has appeared on Fox News, CNBC, and FOX Business News over 600 times. Charlie Kirk is also a best-selling author, was featured on Forbes 30 Under 30 in 2018, was the youngest speaker at the 2016 Republican National Convention, and is a proud Eagle Scout.
George F. Hamstra
George brings extensive experience in computer technology and business management to the TPUSA board where he advises executive management on matters related to technology, management, procurement of assets, and sales proficiency.
George was a founding member of NetGain Technologies, LLC, a renowned company that developed the Bad Amplitude electric dragster and worked closely with NASA to test super-capacitors. Additionally, George has started and sold two technology companies, spent 14 years working at Bell Labs, and now works with a company that specializes in UNIX training.