Justin Owen - Unrig Summit 2019

Justin Owen

Justin Owen

Justin Owen

President & CEO | Beacon Center of Tennessee

Justin Owen is the President & Chief Executive Officer of the Beacon Center of Tennessee.

Justin advances Beacon’s mission – empowering Tennesseans to reclaim control of their lives – by promoting free market solutions at the state and local level. Under Justin’s leadership, Beacon launched the Tennessee Coalition for Sensible Justice in 2016, a bipartisan coalition that seeks to advance justice reforms at the state level. Partners include the American Civil Liberties Union, Goodwill Industries, the Nashville Chamber of Commerce, and Tennessee County Services Association, along with more than two-dozen signatory organizations.

Justin frequently represents Beacon on television and radio. In addition, his writing has appeared in outlets including the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and every major Tennessee newspaper.

Justin received his law degree from the University of Memphis and obtained his undergraduate degree from Middle Tennessee State University.