Over the course of two days, speakers from across the country will present sessions that will engage attendees and enhance their knowledge of child sexual abuse prevention, as well as provide skills to bring back to their communities.

The speakers are displayed in random order and are subject to change.



Sebastian Steadman

Strategy & Technology Consultant
Booz Allen Hamilton

Jim Clemente

Retired FBI Supervisory Special Agent/Profiler

Stacy Pendarvis, MSW, MA

Program Director
Monique Burr Foundation for Children

Kim Bohme

Prevention & Education Coordinator
KIDS Center

Denice Colson, PhD, LPC, MAC, CPCS

Eagle’s Landing Christian Counseling Center, Inc.
Executive Director

Patricia Dailey Lewis, Esquire

Executive Director
The Beau Biden Foundation

Sandra Alexander, MEd

Expert Consultant/Subject Matter Expert in Child Maltreatment Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Kevin McNeil

Special Victims Detective, Author, Educator

Erika Rowell

Director of Programs
Darkness to Light

Faith Boehmer

Volunteer & Prevention Coordinator
Child Advocacy Center – Fayetteville NC

Katelyn N. Brewer

President & CEO
Darkness to Light

Tiffany Sawyer

Director of Prevention Services
The Georgia Center for Child Advocacy

Maj. Stephenie Hewett, Ed.D.

Associate Professor
The Citadel – The Military College of South Carolina

Angela Boy, DrPH

Program Manager, Prevention & Training
Stephanie V. Blank Center for Safe and Healthy Children

Martha Tumblin, MED, LISW – CP

Psychotherapist, Professional Trainer
Darkness to Light Certifying Instructor

Gwen Bouchie

Director of Marketing & Communications
Darkness to Light

Carol Hogue, MRE

Programs Quality Assurance Specialist
Darkness to Light

Alexis Kralic

Education & Finance Coordinator
Orange County Rape Crisis Center

Keavy Cook

Director – Children, Youth & Families
The Ford Family Foundation

Steve Collins

Regional Prevention Coordinator
The Georgia Center for Child Advocacy

Dr. Jeff Todahl, PhD

Co-Director for the Center of Prevention of Abuse and Neglect
University of Oregon


LeQuandra Ballen

Director of Child Abuse Prevention
YMCA of the Triangle

Kris Crim

Prevention Director
Memphis Child Advocacy Center

Roger Sherman, BA

Executive Director
Idaho Children’s Trust Fund

Mary Ratliff Beattie

Protect Our Children Program Coordinator
The Ford Family Foundation

Denise Uhl Jenkins

Prevention Specialist