Speakers - National Conference on Law and Higher Education
Mark Alexander, J.D.
Partner, Alexander DeGance Barnett
Founder, Koshka Foundation for Safe Schools
Dave Armstrong, J.D.
President/CEO, Thomas More College
Professor Emeritus, Leeds Beckett University
Visiting Fellow, Oxford Centre for Higher Education Policy Studies
Fellow, Royal Society of Arts
Fred Bonner, Ed.D.
Professor and the Samuel DeWitt Proctor Endowed Chair in Education at the Graduate School of Education
Debbie Brown, J.D.
Of Counsel, Thompson, Sizemore, Gonzalez & Hearing P.A.
S. Daniel Carter
Director of 32 National Campus Safety Initiative (32 NCSI)
Scott Coffina, J.D.
Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
Elizabeth Conklin, J.D.
Associate Vice President and Title IX Coordinator, ADA Coordinator
University of Connecticut
Alan B. Davis
VTV Family Outreach Foundation
Jen Day Shaw, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President & Dean of Students
University of Florida
Jean Demchak, CPCU
Managing Director, Marsh USA, Inc.
Gene Deisinger, Ph.D.
Managing Partner, SIGMA Threat Management Associates, P.A.
Laura Dunn, J.D.
Founder and Executive Director, SurvJustice
Carolyn Egan, J.D.
Florida State University
Nicole Fournier Gelston, J.D.
Associate General Counsel
University of Connecticut
Lucy France, J.D.
University of Montana
Sarah Hardestay Bray
Editor-in-chief, Trusteeship magazine
Vice President of Communications and Marketing,
Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges
Managing Partner, Margolis Healy & Associates LLC
Consultant, Salome Heyward & Associates
Director, Sexual Assault Services
George Mason University
Peter Lake, J.D.
Charles A. Dana Chair and Director, Center for Excellence in Higher Education Law and Policy,
Stetson University College of Law
Bev Ledbetter, J.D.
Vice President and General Counsel, Brown University
Ginene Lewis, J.D.
Associate, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
Cindi Love, Ed.D.
Executive Director, ACPA-College Student Educators International
Thomas Major Jr., J.D.
Corporate Counsel & Strategy Officer
George S. McClellan, Ph.D.
Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management
Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW)
Miriam McKendall, J.D.
Partner, Holland and Knight LLP
Holiday McKiernan, J.D.
Chief of Staff and General Counsel
Brian J. Mistler, Ph.D.
Associate Dean of Students, Director of Health Services
Ringling College of Art and Design
Lawrence Morris, J.D., LL.M
Melissa Nelson, J.D.
Jeffrey J. Nolan, J.D.
Dinse, Knapp & McAndrew P.C.
Karen Pennington, Ph.D.
Vice President for Student Development and Campus Life
Montclair State University
Jacob Rooksby, M.Ed, J.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Law
Duquesne University School of Law
Charles P. Rose, J.D.
Former General Counsel, United States Department of Education
Shareholder, Hogan Marren Ltd.
Laura Rothstein, J.D.
Professor of Law and Distinguished University Scholar
University of Louisville, Louis D. Brandeis School of Law
Jody Shipper, J.D.
Director of the Office Equity & Diversity
University of Southern California
Bob Smith, J.D.
Partner, Demoura Smith LLP
Kim Vansell, M.S.
Director, National Center for Campus Public Safety
Margolis Healy & Associates LLC
Anthony Walesby, J.D.
Associate Vice Provost for Academic and Faculty Affairs, and the Senior Director of the Office of Institutional Equity
University of Michigan
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