Over the course of two days, speakers from around the country will present sessions that will engage attendees on a national level to equip, strengthen, and organize their child sexual abuse prevention initiative as well as provide advanced training and thought provoking interactive sessions.

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



Christina M. Underhill, PhD

Program Evaluation Manager
Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital

Lt. Joseph Laramie, Ret.

Program Manager
National Criminal Justice Training Center  of Fox Valley Technical College

Debi Ray-Rivers

Founder & Executive Director

Anton J. Gunn

Chief Diversity Officer
The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC)

Alice M. Forrester, PhD

Chief Executive Officer
The Clifford Beers Clinic

Kris Crim

Prevention Director
The Memphis Child Advocacy Center

Katelyn N. Brewer

President & CEO
Darkness to Light

Cary Rayson

Community Engagement Coordinator
Prevent Child Abuse Tennessee

Erika Rowell

Director of Programs
Darkness to Light

Keita Cooley

Prevention Specialist
The Memphis Child Advocacy Center

Lyndon Haviland, MPH, DrPH

Domestic & International Public Health Consultant

Stacy Pendarvis, MSW, MA

Program Director
Monique Burr Foundation

Laura Porter

ACE Interface, LLC

Paula Sellars, M.S.W.

Executive Vice Director
Phoenix Possibilities Inc.,

Elliot Carlyle

Creative & Branding Consultant
the brand. the voice.

Stacie LeBlanc, J.D., M.Ed.

Executive Director
New Orleans Children’s Advocacy Center

Jamie Tozzi

General Manager

Derek Hopkins

Childhood Fractured

Jon Brunson

Chairman of the Board

Gwen Bouchie

Director of Marketing & Communications
Darkness to Light

Megan Banet, M.A.

Prevention Specialist
The Memphis Child Advocacy Center

Lynn Layton

President & CEO
The Monique Burr Foundation

Allen Vandever

Childhood Fractured

Carol Hogue, MRE

Programs Quality Assurance Specialist
Darkness to Light


Cherisse Thibaut, MSW, LCSW

Child Abuse Prevention Consultant, Owner
Love Works LLC

Ashley Davis


Sandy Chavarria

Hispanic Outreach Coordinator
The Georgia Center for Child Advocacy

Patty Lombeyda

Family Support Worker – Healthy Families Hillsborough
Champions for Children

Kim Lakin Creger

Soar on Eagles Wings


Sara Taggart, MPA

Prevention, Education, & Partnership Manager
The Children’s Center



Rosa Cendejas

Prevention Specialist
The KIDS Center


Martha Tumblin, M.Ed., LISW-CP

Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Consultant