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Ron Shultis

Beacon Center
Director of Policy and Research
Ron Shultis serves as the Director of Policy and Research for both the Beacon Center and Beacon Impact. As Director, Ron leads and conducts Beacon's in-house research, sets the organization's policy agenda and coordinates research with Beacon's senior fellows. Additionally, Ron helps shepherd Beacon's free-market reforms through the Tennessee General Assembly during the legislative session. Ron came to the Beacon after several years in Chicago, IL working as a corporate immigration paralegal for Zulkie Partners LLC, a nationally recognized immigration law firm. Prior to living and working in Chicago, Ron served as a legislative aide for the House Majority Whip of the Georgia General Assembly, successfully helping to analyze and summarize legislation for the House Republican Caucus. He earned a B.S. degree in International Affairs and Modern Languages from the Georgia Institute of Technology.