Brian Rogers, Chief Operating Officer

Brian Rogers joined the staff in 2004 after working as executive director of the Defenders of Property Rights, based in Washington, D.C. As the chief operating officer, Rogers manages multiple facets of the organization including fundraising and programs. Rogers’ prior roles include working for Century Communications, Inc. and working as the director of special projects for the Leadership Institute. Rogers is a graduate of Wingate University and began his policy-focused work with an internship for the late Senator Jesse Helms. Additionally, he is a 2009 graduate of the E.A. Morris Fellowship. He and his wife Catherine have four children, Ashley, Sarah, James and Sam.