Patrick Flavin, Ph.D.

Professor, Political Science · Baylor University

Dr. Flavin focuses on political inequality, the impact of politics and public policies on citizens’ quality of life, and state politics.

Politics Inequality State Politics Teachers' Unions and Politics Quality of Life

Rip Gerber

CMO, and Head of Alliances · Vlocity

Founder, CEO, and Chief Location Officer

Mobile Leadership Creativity

EJ Steele

Founder/CEO · Task At Hand Consulting, LLC

Founder/CEO at Task At Hand Consulting, LLC

Workforce Development Entrepreneurship Veterans and Military Families

Rachel Arnow-Richman

Gerald A. Rosenthal Chair in Labor & Employment Law · University of Florida

Rachel Arnow-Richman teaches and publishes in the areas of employment law and contracts.

Employment Law Contracts #MeToo

Carolyn Dudek

Chair of the Political Science Department, Director of European Studies · Hofstra University

Professor Dudek specializes in comparative politics with regional focuses in Europe and Latin America

Latin American Politics European Politics Regional Economic Growth and Development Fluent in Spanish

Arjun Buxi

Author · Archway Publishing

Executive Coach | Communication, Leadership and Culture Training | Author of 'Communication means Talking Together'

Startup Consulting Training & Development Manager and Supervisor Training Management & Leadership Skills for Women Business & Culture

Andrea Odinov

Clinical Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts, College of Communication and Fine Arts · Loyola Marymount University

Clinical Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts

Voice Speech Dialects Accent Modification Public Speaking

Rob Halpin

Lecturer, Faculty of Social Science and Humanities · University of Ontario Institute of Technology

Distinguished communications consultant and labour policy expert dedicated to the cultivation and dissemination of union rights

Mikhail Chernyshev

Marketing Director · Tele2 Croatia

Lecturer. Marketing Consultant. Co-owner and managing director of Inventa's Digital Agency Russian branch.

Marketing Communications Guerrilla Marketing Marketing Strategy

Cristina Andersson

Partner · Swing Partners Productions

Award Winning WinCoach. Passionate about learning and helping others to win.

Coaching to Win Dynamic Learning Energy Mobilizing Leadership

John Geer

Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of Political Science and Dean of the College of Arts and Science · Vanderbilt University

National expert in political campaigns, political advertising and public opinion. Co-directs the Vanderbilt Poll.

Opinion Poll Campaign Advertising Polls Tennessee Politics Polling

Sophie Bjork-James

Assistant Professor of the Practice in Anthropology · Vanderbilt University

Expert on the U.S.-based religious right and the white nationalist movement, particularly online communities.

Conservative Christianity Religion White Nationalism Reproductive Politics Race and Racism

Robert Leonard

Director, Forensic Linguistics Program · Hofstra University

Robert Leonard is best known for his work in forensic linguistics, the application of linguistic theory to the analysis of language evidence

1960s rock n roll Linguistics and Threat Assessment Language and the Law Forensic Linguistics Woodstock music festival

Dustin Haisler

Chief Innovation Officer · e.Republic

Chief Innovation Officer at e.Republic

Crowdsourcing Innovation Management Local Government Emerging Technology Innovation

Zeynep Tufecki, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, School of Information and Library Science (SILS) · UNC-Chapel Hill

Faculty associate at the Harvard Berkman Center for Internet and Society, inaugural Andrew Carnegie Fellow, New York Times op-ed contributor

Technology Sociology Computer Programming Social Media Twitter

Wizdom Powell, Ph.D.

Director of the Health Disparities Institute and Associate Professor of Psychiatry at UConn Health · University of Connecticut

Expert on the role of racism and gender norms in African American male health and healthcare inequities.

Ptsd African American Men Health Health Disparities Military Mental Health

Stan Walters

President / CEO · Truth & Decption, Inc

Bottom Line - What is the Cost of NOT Knowing the Truth?

Investigative Interviewing

Roxanne Banuelos

Senior Lecturer · Loyola Marymount University

Human Relations intercultural Relations Creative Writing Research Methodology Gender Communication Theories and Practices

Rob Cottingham

Principal · Social Signal

Strategic communicator, bridging the online and offline worlds / Social Signal founder

Speechwriting Leadership Social Media Communications Humor

Amy Gravino

Director of Public and Community Relations · GRASP Global Regional Asperger Syndrome Partnership

President, A.S.C.O.T. Coaching, and Director of Public and Community Relations at GRASP

Public Speaking Writing Blogging Sexuality Autism