The Longhouse Council has had many speakers over the years. Here are some of the more recent speakers we have had. A list of all speakers, honorees, and chairmen is available in the History section.

  • 2019 Speaker: Laura Bush-Former First Lady
  • 2018 Speaker: George Foreman-World Champion Boxer
  • 2017 Speaker: Greg Gumbal, Sportscaster, CBS Sports
  • 2016 Speaker: Jared Ogden, Navy Seal, Eagle Scout, Ultimate Survival Alaska.
  • 2015 Speaker: Michael Durant, Chief Warrant Officer 4
  • 2014 Speaker: Coach Herman Boone, High School Football Coach
  • 2013 Speaker: Frank Abagnale, American Security Consultant
  • 2012 Speaker: Colonel Mike Mullane, Astronaut NASA
  • 2011 Speaker: Gen. Barry McCaffrey, U.S. Army, ret.
  • 2010 Speaker: Bob Costas, Sportscaster, NBC.Honorees: Jim and Juli Boeheim.
  • 2009 Speaker: Steve Forbes, President and Chief Executive Officer, Forbes; Editor-in-Chief, Forbes magazine.Honoree: Dr. David Smith, President, SUNY Upstate Medical University.
  • 2008 Speaker: Don Shula, NFL champion, elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.Honoree: Robert J. Congel, Founder and Chairman of Destiny USA.