Claire Sisco King

Associate Professor of Communication Studies · Vanderbilt University

Expert in media and visual culture, with a particular emphasis on the study of gender and sexuality.

Pop Culture Civic Identity Gender Media Visual Culture

Gael McCarte

Speaker, author

Australian living in the US with the wit and wisdom of her Scots-Irish ancestors

Erik Schott

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

Dr. Schott is a licensed clinical social worker and instructional designer/educational psychologist.

LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer) social work CBT (Coginitive Bahavorial Therapy) EMDR (Eye Movement Desentization & Reprocessing) HIV & AIDS Childhood Developmental Dirorders

Maru Serricchio-Joiner

Clinical Assistant Professor · Loyola Marymount University

Clinical Assistant Professor, Marital and Family/Art Therapy

Jane Allgood

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

Dr. Allgood is an expert in substance abuse and the impact of family violence on primary and secondary victims.

Social Work Substance Abuse Family Violence

Bradley Smith

Extension Instructor · Loyola Marymount University

Continuing Education

Andrea Eastman

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

Eastman uses linked, administrative data to answer policy relevant questions concerning child protection and juvenile justice systems.

Joseph Carrabis

CRO & Founder · NextStage Evolution

"Kick-ass presentation" "Robin Williams as a professor" "Get there early and get a seat up front" "Very actionable & plenty of take-homes"

Neuro Social Brain-Based Marketing

Ruth Xilomen Rios

Lecturer, Marital and Family Therapy/Art Therapy · Loyola Marymount University

Lecturer of Marital and Family Therapy

Julie Lawson

CEO · Sentient Strategy

Julie Lawson has 20 years' experience as a CEO, leadership trainer, strategy consultant and women's leadership expert.

Women's Conference Health & Healing Social Ventures Victimization Leadership Development

Jennifer Parga

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

Emerging expert on identifying, integrating and harnessing technology opportunities to prepare students to improve their local communities.

Distance Education and Technology Data and Technology for Social Good Technology Integration in Education Non-Profit Administration & Management Board Development

Nadine Wathen

Professor · University of Western Ontario

Nadine Wathen is committed to developing and mobilizing knowledge to improve the lives of women and children exposed to family violence.

health information Knowledge Mobilization violence against women/gender-based violence Child Maltreatment Domestic Violence

Latise Hairston, PhD, PCC, CDP, CCMP

Adjunct Faculty - Evidence Based Coaching · Fielding Graduate University

Experienced leader and coach in organizational development, strategic planning, diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Inclusion Leadership Diversity Communication Collaboration Public Speaking

Glenn Wollman

Medical Guide · Glenn Wollman,MD, FACEP

Skilled, engaging speaker linking health, wellness and healing in a new manner

Holistic Integrative Medicine Balancing Life for Optimal Health Preparing for Illness Injury and Healing in the Best Way

Ruth Ann Supranovich

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

Ruth Supranovich serves families impacted by child sexual abuse, physical abuse, neglect, and exposure to family and community violence

Management & Leadership Field Education Abuse Social Work with Families Social Work

Michael Rank

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

Dr. Rank specializes in military social work and traumatic stress.

Military Social Work Mental Health

Jeff Flowers

Director of Pastoral Care · Augusta University

An expert in advance directives and spiritual counseling on end-of-life decisions.

Grief & bereavement Pastoral Care

Laurel Butler

Lecturer of Studio Arts · Loyola Marymount University

Lecturer of Studio Arts

Creative Youth Development Arts Education Social Justice

Daniel Holland, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Doctoral Faculty - Clinical Psychology · Fielding Graduate University

Disability rights in transitioning parts of the world; health care policy; neuropsychology; rehabilitation psychology

Clinical Neuropsychology Biological Bases of Behavior Clinical Health Psychology Rehabilitation Psychology Disability Rights