Troy Hicks

Director, Chippewa River Writing Project · Central Michigan University

An experienced educator, Hicks leads dynamic professional development around technology and writing.

Digital Writing Technology Integration Professional Development

Shaunté Duggins

Associate Director · University of Florida

Shaunté Duggins focuses on early literacy, teacher education, and professional development, particularly in high-poverty schools.

Professional Development Language and Literacy Development Early Intervention Family Engagement Literacy

Jodi Caldwell

Executive Director, Counseling Center · Georgia Southern University

Jodi K. Caldwell is the Executive Director Sexual Assault Response Team Chair and Regent's Advisor Council of the Counseling Center.

Professional Development Women's Health Issues Psychology Counseling Multiculturalism

Peter McLean

Managing Director · Lamplighter Performance Consulting

The world's only expert in professional giftedness - a dynamic, interactive and inspiring speaker.

Leadership Talent Public Speaking Performance Expertise

Deborah Reisdorph, Esq.

Executive Director · BARE Bully Awareness Resistance Education, Inc.

Passionate Discrimination/Harassment Attorney speaks about Bully Resistance strategies with students, parents, teachers and youth of all

Cyberbullying Bully Resistance Strategies Leadership Social Media Professional Development

Laura C. Romero, Ph.D.

Lecturer, EMBA Program · Loyola Marymount University

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion External Relations Mentoring Professional Development Education

Victoria Ashford

Owner · Fearless Leading

A favorite speaker, trainer, and coach for professionals of IAAP, SHRM, ALA and other national associations & organizations.

Customer Service Business Growth Personal Development Sales Generation Fearless Leadership

Thomas G. Hogan, Jr.

Senior Vice President of Fund Architecture · InventionShare

Driving profitable growth through visionary leadership, business insight and successful execution of complex corporate strategic initiatives

Professional Development Structuring Transition Leadership Turnarounds IPO

Debra Gerardi

Lecturer · UC Hastings College of the Law

Contacts: GerardiD@uchastings.edu

Conflict Assessment Executive Coaching Conflict Engagement Mediation and Facilitation Professional Development

Elvira Armas

Director of Programs and Partnerships, Center for Equity for English Learners (CEEL) & Affiliate Faculty · Loyola Marymount University

Department of Educational Leadership and Administration

Literacy Language Development Bilingual and Dual Language Development Professional Development Home-School Partnerships

Jef Menguin

Founder and President · Business Innovation

Trainer & Speaker | Leadership, Innovation & Teamwork

Creativity & Innovation in the Work Place Training & Development Keynote Speaking Team Building and Leadership Public Speaking & Presentation

Jennifer Painter, DNP, CNS

Associate Chief Learning Officer & Vice President Nursing Professional Development · ChristianaCare

Jennifer Painter is an expert at nursing professional development, nursing education and oncology nursing.

Nursing Education Workforce Nursing Professional Development Organizational Infrastructure

Jennifer Polk

Coach & Entrepreneur · From PhD to Life / Beyond the Professoriate / Self-Employed PhD

Life and Career Coaching for Graduate Students and PhDs / Professional Development for Nonfaculty Careers / Online Community Builder

Phd Careers Graduate Education Career Transition Self-Employment Life Coaching

Natasha Sharma

Relationship & Parenting Expert | Author| Co-Founder "Intelligent Emotions" | Doctor of Psychology Candidate · NKS Therapy and Intelligent Emotions

Media Therapist/Author specializing in Relationships, Parenting, & Happiness. Regular on Global News, Breakfast Television, and more.

Relationships Happiness & Performance Happiness and Health Happiness At Work Marriage & Family

Chuck Hodges

Professor · Georgia Southern University

Dr. Charles Hodges's research is focused on learner motivation, online teaching & learning, self-efficacy, self-regulation, & emerging tech

Teacher Professional Development Instructional Technology Online Teaching Instructional Design Technology Enhanced Learning

Mero Samuel

Professional Trainer & Coach · Mero Samuel Learning & Development

Professional Speaker, Trainer & Strategic Coach

Business Sales & Leadership Personal & Professional Development

Jason Hoover

President · Grow Today, LLC

President of Grow Today, LLC

Management Leadership Speaker Team Building & Leadership Entrepeneurship

Francisco Ramos

Professor · Loyola Marymount University

Department of Teaching and Learning

Second Language Acquisition Methods Strategies in Second Language Acquisition Dual Language Education Instructional Use of Primary Languages with Linguistic Minorities Bilingual Education

Ashley Ireland

Affiliate Faculty and Instructional Director, Simulated Learning · Loyola Marymount University

Department of Teaching and Learning

Mixed Reality Simulation Immersive Learning K-12 Education Technology Social Foundations of Education Teacher Professional Development

Nedra Cossa

Assistant Professor · Georgia Southern University

Nedra Cossa researches children’s writing practices, teacher preparation, and professional development schools

Professional Development Schools Family contribution to children's writing process Young children's writing practices Instructional writing practices for pre-service teachers Teacher Preparation