David Guldenschuh, President
President, CFFRA, Of Counsel, BBA Task Force, and Attorney at Law, Rome Georgia. David graduated Cum Laude from the University of Notre Dame Law School and clerked for the Honorable Reynaldo G. Garza, Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.
David Biddulph
MBA, Univ. of Michigan. Chartered Financial Analyst, institutional portfolio manager NBD (Ret.). Founder, Market Force Corp., compiler of new business info. Co-founder BBA Task Force. Led 3 citizen initiative campaigns which resulted in 3 amendments to the Florida Constitution. 
Dr. Barry Poulson
Barry is a Professor of Economics at the University of Colorado and Co-Founder of the BBA Task Force. He is the author of numerous books and articles. Poulson is currently developing the criteria for the implementation of a Balanced Budget Amendment once ratification is complete.
Rep. Gary Banz (Ret)
Gary is a retired High School teacher, former member of the Oklahoma legislature and Co-Founder of the BBA Task Force. Banz is a true believer in the BBA, having carried the flag in Oklahoma for four years where he has methodically advanced it despite heavy opposition.
Mike Stern
Co-founder, Balanced Budget Amendment Task Force; former Congressional staff member; currently an attorney specializing in legal issues related to Congress and the legislative process. Mike has been involved in Article V issues for over 10 years and acts as counsel to the BBA Task Force.
Robert Frank
CPA, Frank and Company. Specialization: auditing financial statements of for-profit and not-for-profit entities; representing clients and presenting findings to regulatory and appeals bodies. Treasurer: National Law Enforcement Officer’s Memorial Fund and many others.
Kent Price
International Financial Investor; former CFO, Bank of New England; General Manager of IBM for Banking, Finance and Securities, Tokyo and Singapore; Managing Director at the Bank of America’s International Private Banking; Chairman of the Board at Fluid, Incorporated.

BBAF Board of Advisors

Gov. Tommy Thompson (Ret.)
Tommy Thompson served as the 42nd Governor of Wisconsin from 1987 to 2001 before accepting an appointment by President George W. Bush to serve as Secretary of Health and Human Services from 2001 – 2005. Governor Thompson has long supported a balanced budget amendment to the U.S. Constitution and has been a key figure in the Wisconsin facet of the campaign.
Stephen Moore
Renowned Economist and author, Senior Fellow at the Heritage Foundation, former Editorial Board Editor, the Wall Street Journal, founder and former president of the Club For Growth, former Fellow at the Cato Institute, and Contributing Editor for the National Review.
Ambassador R. James Woosley
Former Head of the Central Intelligence Agency; former Ambassador to the Negotiation on Conventional Armed Forces in Europe (CFE), Vienna, 1989–1991; Under Secretary of the Navy, 1977–1979; and General Counsel to the U.S. Senate Committee on Armed Services, 1970–1973.
Adm. William Owens (Ret.)
Chairman of the Board, Century Link. Former Vice Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff and Navy Admiral. He has served as President, of Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC); and has served as CEO of Nortel; and Chairman and CEO of AEA Holdings Asia.
Charles (Charlie) R. Black
Chairman, Prime Policy Group. Black worked on Ronald Reagan’s campaigns in 1976, 1980 and 1984 and as a senior political adviser to the 1992 re-election campaign of George H. W. Bush. He served as chief campaign adviser for John McCain in the 2008 election and advised Mitt Romney in 2012.
Alan Dye
Of Counsel to BBAF – Webster, Chamberlain & Bean. Member of The District of Columbia Bar; The Florida Bar; ABA. Admitted: 1971, U.S. Tax Court; 1974, U.S. Claims Court; 1982, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Judicial Circuit; U.S. Supreme Court.
Dr. Fred Laughlin
A former Managing Partner of Price Waterhouse; LLC, Co-author of “Good Governance for Nonprofits”, a book on non-profit governance.
William Fruth
President, Policom Corp., Co-founder, BBA Task Force. Fruth is an economist who works with state and local gov’ts, trade groups and businesses to assess their financial challenges and plot a new way forward. He wrote “Ten Amendments for Freedom” before joining the BBA campaign.
John Mumford
President of The Washington Group, and author of “Broke: What Every American Business Must Do to Restore Our Financial Stability and Protect Our Future” — published Dec 9, 2009, by John B. Mumford.
John Knubel
Naval Academy graduate, published author & former Assistant Secretary and CFO at the Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and Deputy Assistant Administrator of the predecessor to the Dept. of Energy and member of the National Security Council (NSC) Staff.