Christina DeJong

Associate Professor of Criminal Justice · Michigan State University

Dr. DeJong can discuss gender, sexuality and crime; violence against women; sexual assault; genocide; and other criminal justice issues.

Gender, Sexuality, and Justice Genocide Sexual Assault and Sexual Violence Hate Crimes Violence Against Women

Carl S. Taylor

Professor of Sociology · Michigan State University

Carl Taylor is an expert on youth violence, youth culture and gangs.

Youth Culture Youth Activism Gang Activity Youth Violence

Gary Anderson

Professor of Social Work · Michigan State University

Expert in Child Abuse and Foster Care

Foster Care Child Abuse and Neglect Child Welfare

Holly Rosen

Director of MSU Safe Place · Michigan State University

Holly Rosen is an expert for over 30 years providing support services and educational information about relationship violence and stalking.

Safety Planning Expert Witness Stalking Social Work Field Instructor Intimate Partner Violence

Zhenmei Zhang

Associate Professor · Michigan State University

Expert in elder abuse, aging, and sociological aspects of health

Population Aging Dementia Health Disparities

Patricia Konjoian

Author/Speaker · Shut Up Industries, Inc.

Co-Author Speaker - Shut Up About Your Perfect Kid A Survival Guide for Ordinary Parents of Special Children

Jennifer Hancock

Transforming Lives Through Humanism

Be the Best Most Ethical Person You Can Be!

Morality Ethics Decision Making Critical Thinking Humanistic Business Management

Paul Simonetta

Partner, National Sector Lead · KPMG

Financial Advisory expert utilizing both a big picture understanding and keen awareness of the Communications, Media & Entertainment sectors

Financial Statement Auditing Generally Accepted Accounting Principles International Financial Reporting Standards Corporate Reporting and Governance Internal Control Audit and Advisory Services

Gary Bowen, Ph.D.

Dean of the UNC School of Social Work and Kenan Distinguished Professor · UNC-Chapel Hill

Expertise includes school success; military families; community capacity building; work and family stress

Military Families Military Life Academic Success of Middle and High School Students Social Work with Families Crime and Violence in Schools

David Sinclair

Director · International Longevity Centre

Particular interests in older consumers, adult vaccination, active ageing, financial services, & the role of technology in an ageing society

Ageing Local Government Stakeholder Engagement Public Policy Policy Analysis

Jenebah Lewis

Clinical Assistant Professor of Social Work Field Education · USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

Clinical Social Worker focused on adults and healthy aging, experienced in integrated behavioral health.

Deborah Kurrasch

Associate Professor, Department of Medical Genetics · University of Calgary

Kurrasch’s research is focused on genetic programs that govern hypothalamic development using both mice and zebrafish as model organisms.

Molecular Biology Developmental Biology Pharmacology Neuroscience Genetics

Judith Axonovitz

Clinical Professor of Social Work · USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

Ms. Axonovitz is an expert in aging, diversity, health, death and dying, bereavement and grief counseling.

Grief Counseling Death & Dying Diversity Virtual Edcuation Jewish Communal Service

Hazel Atuel

Research Associate Professor of Social Work · USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

Hazel Atuel's research is focused on military social work, intergroup relations, social identity, and moral injury.

Social Identity and Self-Concept Stereotyping, Prejudice, and Discrimination Military Social Work Moral Injury Intergroup Relationships

David Bringhurst

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work · USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

Dr. Bringhurst is a social worker with experience in teaching and military social work with the United States Air Force.

Military Social Work Social Work

Laura Cardinal

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work Field Education · USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

Ms. Cardinal is an expert in emergency department, perinatal care, oncology, hospice, and mindfulness-based interventions.

Educational Psychology Leadership Mindfulness During Pregancy and Childbirth Hospice Care Perinatal Care

Rita Osborn

Executive Director of Utah Center for Rural Health · Southern Utah University

Specializing in rural Utah healthcare, community building, and project management.

Community Health Programs Rural Health Care Access & Delivery Property Management Healthcare Grants

Yuri Jang

Professor of Social Work · USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

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Renee Michelsen

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work Northeast Regional Coordinator Field Education Virtual Academic Center · USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

Major health care systems expert, focusing on palliative care and hospices

Community and Family Services Adults Aging Healthy Aging

Cheryl Rose

Director, Partnerships and Projects for SiG@Waterloo · Social Innovation Generation

SiG@Waterloo's Director of Partnerships is enthusiastic about civic engagement and developing community-based social innovation initiatives

Social Innovation Social Finance Entrepreneurship and Community Development Leadership for Social Innovation Enhancing Individual and Organizational Resilience