Meet the Founder

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Meet the Founder 2017-06-10T10:48:29+00:00


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 on June 5th of 2012, Charlie has grown Turning Point USA from nothing to having representation on over 1,200 high schools and college campuses nationwide and over 150 full time staff. At 23 years old, he has appeared on Fox News, CNBC, and FOX Business News over 200 times. He is also a best-selling author, was the youngest speaker at the 2016 Republican National Convention, and a proud eagle scout.

Find out more about Charlie’s book “Time for a Turning Point” here.

Watch Charlie Kirk talk about
Turning Point USA at the 2016 RNC:

Charlie is available for speaking engagements, interviews, and debate-style events.

To contact Charlie about a potential speaking opportunity, please email [email protected]