Participants listen to presentation at conference

2019 National Conference on Special Needs Planning and Special Needs Trusts - Speakers

Honorable Michael P. Allen
Judge
United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
Washington, D.C.
www.uscourts.cavc.gov

Michael J. Amoruso
Attorney at Law
Amoruso & Amoruso, LLP
Rye Brook, New York 
www.amorusolaw.com

Sreelekha Chakrabarty Amoruso
Attorney at Law
Amoruso & Amoruso, LLP
Rye Brook, New York
www.amorusolaw.com 

David S. Banas
Attorney at Law 
Hichkman & Lowder Co. L.P.A.
Cleveland, Ohio
www.hickman-lowder.com

Katherine Barr
Attorney at Law - Shareholder
Sirote
Birmingham, Alabama
www.sirote.com

Emma H. Barry
Attorney at Law
Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP
Atlanta, Georgia
www.sgrlaw.com 

Linda N. Beiler
Chief Technology Officer
Secured Alliance
Phoenix, Arizona
www.SecuredAlliance.org

Rebecca Coulter Bell
Attorney at Law
Delzer, Coulter & Bell, P.A.
Port Richey, Florida
www.delzercoulter.com

Debra Boje
Attorney at Law
Gynster
Tampa, Florida 
www.gunster.com

Joleen Bowman
Sergeant
Pinellas County Sheriff's Office
Clearwater, Florida
www.pcsoweb.com

Megan Brand
Executive Director
Colorado Fund for People with Disabilities
Denver, Colorado
www.cfpdtrust.org

Kenneth Brown
Former Team Leader
Social Security Administration (Retired)
Baltimore, Maryland

Honorable James Byrne
General Counsel, Performing the Duties of
Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Washington, DC
www.va.gov

Tammy Conover
Attorney at Law
Conover Law LLC
Greenwood Village, Colorado

Crystal C. Coombes
University Accessibility Administrator
Serving as the ADA/Section 504 Coordinator
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, Virginia
www.vcu.edu

Stephen Dale
Attorney at Law
The Dale Law Firm, PC
Pacheco, California 
www.dalelawfirm.com

Hyman G. Darling
Attorney at Law
Bacon Wilson, P.C. LLP
Springfield, Massachusetts
www.baconwilson.com

Honorable Robert N. Davis
Chief Judge
United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
Washington, D.C. 
www.uscourts.cavc.gov

John Dickerson
CEO, Founder
MyQuillo
Indianapolis, Indiana
www.myquillo.com

Andy Dunlap
Vice President, Consultant
Fourth Street Performance Partners
Covington, Kentucky
http://www.fourthst.com/

Crystal West Edwards
Attorney at Law - Partner
Schenck Price Smith & King, LLP
Florham Park, New Jersey 
www.spsk.com

Robert W. Fechtman
Attorney at Law
Fechtman Law Office
Indianapolis, Indiana
www.Indianaelderlaw.com

Dana G. Fitzsimons, Jr. 
Principal and Fiduciary Counsel
Bessemer Trust
Atlanta, Georgia 
www.bessemer.com

Robert B. Fleming
Attorney at Law
Fleming and Curti
Tucson, Arizona 
www.flemingandcurti.com

Roberta K. Flowers
Professor of Law
Stetson University College of Law
Gulfport, Florida
www.stetson.edu/law

Bradley J. Frigon
Attorney at Law
Law Offices of Bradley J. Frigon
Englewood, Colorado
www.bjflaw.com

Elizabeth Noble Rollings Friman
Fleming & Curti, PLC
Tucson, Arizona
www.FlemingandCurti.com

Jeff Gad
Attorney at Law, Partner
Johnson Pope Bokor Ruppel & Burns, LLP
Tampa, Florida
www.jpfirm.com

Vicki Gottlich
Director, Center for Policy and Evaulation 
Washington, D.C.
https://acl.gov/

Rachel Green
CEO
TEAM Risk Management Strategies
San Diego, California 
www.teamemployer.com

Kevin E. Hansen
Assistant Professor, Health Care Administration Program
Director, National Emerging Leadership Summit
University of Wisconsin
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
www.uwec.edu

Karen Kurtz Havey
BNY Mellon Wealth Management
Atlanta, Georgia
www.bynmellonwealth.com

Captain Trevor Hehn
Legal Assistance Attorney
Soldier & Family Legal Services
3rd Infantry Division
Fort Stewart, Georgia

Emma Hemness
Attorney at Law
Law Office of Emma Hemness PA
Brandon, Florida
www.hemnesslaw.com

Taylor Huston
Stetson University College of Law
Gulfport, Florida
www.stetson.edu/law

Donna Jackson
Attorney at Law
Donna J. Jackson & Associates, PLLC
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
www.okcestatelawyer.com

Douglas Jackson
STABLE Accounts
Office of the Treasury for the State of Ohio
https://www.stableaccount.com/

Keith Jackson
Corporal
Pinellas County Sheriff's Office
Mental Health Unit
St. Petersburg, Florida
www.pcsoweb.com

Mary Alice Jackson
Attorney at Law
Mary Alice Jackson, PC
Austin, Texas
www.majackson.com

Melissa Justice
Arc Master Trust Director
The Arc Indiana
Indianapolis, Indiana
www.arcind.org

Bill Kalish
Attorney at Law
Johnson Pope Bokor Ruppel & Burns, LLP
Tampa, Florida
www.jpfirm.com

Emily B. Kile
Attorney at Law
Kile & Kupiszewski Law Firm, LLC
Scottsdale, Arizona
www.kilekuplaw.com

Linda Landry
Senior Attorney
Disability Law Center
Boston, Massachusetts
www.dlc-ma.org

Randy Levine
Founder
ESS Settlement Services
www.esqsettlements.com

Kristen M. Lewis
Attorney at Law
Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP
Atlanta, Georgia
www.sgrlaw.com

Jennifer L. Lile
Attorney at Law
Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty
Canton, Ohio
www.kwgd.com

Janet L. Lowder
Attorney at Law
Hickman & Lowder Co. LPA
Cleveland, Ohio
www.hickman-lowder.com

James M. McCarten
Partner
Burr Forman LLP
Atlanta, Georgia
www.burr.com

Mark Munson
Attorney at Law
Shepherd Elder Law Group
Overland Park, Kansas
www.shepherdelderlaw.com

Scott Nixon
Executive Director
Life's Plan Inc.
Lisle, Illinois
www.lifesplaninc.org 

Mary E. O'Byrne
Attorney at Law
O'Byrne Law, LLC
Lutherville, Maryland
www.obyrnelawoffice.com

Craig C. Reaves
Attorney at Law
Reaves Law Firm, P.C.
Kansas City, Missouri
www.elderlawanswers.com

Cheryl Severson
Director of Client Services and Human Resources
TEAM, Risk Management Strategies
San Diego, California 
www.team-risk.com

Stacey-Rae Simcox
Associate Professor of Legal Skills
Director, Veterans Advocacy Clinic
Stetson University College of Law
Gulfport, Florida 
www.stetson.edu/law

Jane Skelton
Attorney at Law
Maine Elder Law Firm
Bangor, Maine
www.maineelderlaw.com

Kerry Tedford-Coles
Executive Director
Plan of Connecticut
Hartford, Connecticut
www.planofct.org

Peter J. Wall
Director of Fiduciary Services
True Link Financial
www.truelinkfinancial.com

Joe Weaver
President
Raymond James Trust - Northeast Region
Princeton, New Jersey
www.raymondjames.com

Shirley B. Whitenack
Attorney at Law - Partner
Schenck, Price, Smith & King, LLP
Florham Park, New Jersey
www.spsk.com

Honorable Thomas Wilson
Magistrate Judge
United States District Court Middle District of Florida 
Tampa, Florida
www.flmd.uscoursts.gov

Neal A. Winston
Attorney at Law
Winston Law Group, LLC
Somerville, Massachusetts
www.winstonlg.com

Stuart D. Zimring
Attorney at Law
Law Offices of Stuart D. Zimring
Encino, California
www.elderlawla.com