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The staff of the Advocates for Self-Government is dedicated to helping you spread the message of Liberty.


Sharon Harris

Sharon Harris serves as the President of the Advocates. An award-winning speaker, she also conducts our communication training seminars and administers our guest speaker program. Sharon has been active in the libertarian movement for more than 30 years, including running campaigns and running for office herself. She is the author of The Invisible Hand is a Gentle Hand, an article which demonstrates the beauty of a truly libertarian society. Sharon has a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and a Master’s Degree in Counseling and Educational Psychology.

Dagny Smith

Dagny Smith works coordinating the outreach to students, manages the Advocates’ Online Store, and administers our donor relations programs. Dagny has worked with the Advocates for almost 10 years.

Evelyn Hanson


Jimmy Harris

James Harris is the editor of the Liberator Online, the leading email newsletter of the liberty movement. His articles have appeared in numerous magazines and newspapers, and he has been a Finalist for the Mencken Awards, given by the Free Press Association for “Outstanding Journalism in Support of Liberty.”