Emile Lester

Professor of Political Science and International Affairs · University of Mary Washington

Dr. Lester is an expert in church and state issues, especially controversies surrounding teaching religion in schools.

American Constitutional Law Church and State Issues Teaching Religion in Schools Minority Religious Groups Political Philosophy

Professor Vini Lander

Vini Lander is Professor of Race and Education and Director of the Centre for Race, Education and Decoloniality · Leeds Beckett University

Her research examines race inequalities in education, specifically in teacher education.

Race and Racism Teacher Education Inequalities in Education Diversity British Values in School

Kevin Dougherty, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Sociology · Baylor University

Dr. Dougherty focuses on the impact of religion on other realms of social life such as community involvement, politics, and work

Religious Education Religion Sociology of Religion Religion Politics & Culture Facebook in Education

Michael Horan

Professor of Theological Studies · Loyola Marymount University

Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts

Religious Education Young Adult Ministry Ecclesiology

Preston Green, J.D., Ed.D.

John and Maria Neag Professor of Urban Education · University of Connecticut

Professor focused on charter school regulation and industry oversight.

Educational Policy Educational Leadership Charter School Regulation Industry Oversight Educational Equity

Julie Niesen Gosdin

Senior Marketing Manager, Social Marketing · Pearson North America

Educational tech, social media, marketing and community building (plus food, restaurants and cocktails for good measure).

Social Media Marketing Marketing Strategy Digital Strategy Blogging

Kevin Jones

Speaker

Kevin Jones - Christian speaker

Christianity Testimony Preaching

Jim Clarke

Senior Lecturer of Theological Studies · Loyola Marymount University

Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts

John Flaherty

Extension Instructor · Loyola Marymount University

Center for Religion and Spirituality

Allan Figueroa Deck, SJ

Distinguished Scholar in Pastoral Theology and Latino Studies · Loyola Marymount University

Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts

John Toomey

CEO - Keynote Speaker · Global Wellness

One of the Worlds Leading Wellness Speakers

Work Life Balance Stress Management Health and Wellbeing