2nd Annual Regional Human Trafficking Summit


For Advocates Against Human Trafficking


WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2022 7:30 AM to 4:15 PM
    From 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Voices of Survivors Project
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2022 7:30 AM to 3:45 PM


Click on a speaker’s name below to read their bio.

Keynote Speaker

Suleman Masood

Council Chair at the United States
Advisory Council on Human Trafficking

Featured Speaker

Erik Bauer, Esq.

Washington State Attorney

Featured Speaker

Anna Smith

Boys Documentary


Kendall Alaimo

International Activist

Jose Alfaro

Human Trafficking Survivor, Public Speaker, Author, Advocate and Activist

Jane Anderson, Esq.

Attorney Advisor, Aequitas

Wade Arvizu

Published Author, Speaker and Human Trafficking Subject Matter Expert

Aims Babich

Advocate, Activist, and Consultant

Johanna Bishop, Ed.D

Director, Behavioral Science Programs, Wilmington University

Alycha Boehm

Clinical Supervisor for Northeast Emergency Services, Valley Youth Home

Evelyn Chumbow

Survivor of Child Labor Trafficking/Activist

Amanda Corbin

Vice President of Operations at Trafficking in America Task Force Inc.

Trish Danner

Regional Outreach Specialist, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and Lead Partner of the RIC

Dr. Monti Narayan Datta

Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Richmond

Nathan Earl

Principal Consultant at Giant Slayer Consulting

Dr. Heather Evans

Co-Founder, Valley Against Sex Trafficking

Kim Figueroa

Survivor Leader

Marvin Figueroa

Director, Intergovernmental and External Affairs (IEA)

Karen Galbraith

Projects Coordinator
PA Coalition Against Rape Training

Tanya Gould

Survivor Leader & Expert

Michaela Guthrie, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a TBRI Practitioner

Mary Haggerty, Esq.

Legal Representative, CSE Institute

Bailey Hilliard

Inmate Rehabilitation Programs Manager, Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Office

Debra Holbrook

Forensic Nurse, Baltimore City Mercy Medical Center

Sam Howard, BSN, RN

Forensic Nurse Examiner, Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner, Adult Emergency Department, VCU Health

Heather LaRocca, LCSW

Director, Anti-Trafficking for The Salvation Army
Advisor, New Day to Stop Trafficking Program

Dr. Jo Ann Janoski

Published author, national and international speaker, trainer, consultant, and associate professor at Penn State University, the Eberly Campus

Catharine Kessack, MSW

Executive Director of The Valley Against Sex Trafficking (VAST)

Admiral Rachel L. Levine

17th Assistant Secretary for Health for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Shamere McKenzie

CEO, Sun Gate Foundation

Dr. Erin McDonald, PhD, MPP

Regional Administrator, Administration for Children & Families

Patrick J. McKenna, Esq.

Co-Founder and President of the Virginia Coalition Against Human Trafficking (VCAHT)

Brenda Mezick

Assistant State Attorney, Miami/Dade Counties, Florida

Pat Mowen

Prevention Specialist for the Crime Victim’s Center of Fayette County, PA

Kimberly L.H. Murphy

Child Welfare Program Specialist, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

Shailiegh Piepmeier

Youth Support Lead, Division X TA, Young Adult Consultant on behalf of the Children’s Bureau

Jeynce Poindexter

Case Manager, Ruth Ellis Center

Fidelma B. Rigby, M.D.

Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine

Donna Sabella, Ph.D.

Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and is the PMHNP Track Coordinator at PA College of Health Sciences

Dawn Schiller, M.A.

Training Director, Coalition to Abolish Slavery & Trafficking (CAST), LA County Project, Consultant, Speaker, Human Trafficking Survivor Leader

Detective Joseph Scaramucci

Deputy Sheriff, McLennan County, Texas

Cleo Tellier

Film Director,
TV, commercial and voice actress

Alexia Tomlinson, Esq.

Legal Representative, CSE Institute

Douglas Trahey

Emergency Preparedness and Response Coordinator, PA Office of Developmental Programs

Prizila Vidal

Advocate for Foster Youth, HIV/AIDS and Sexual Orientation, Gender Identify and Expression (SOGIE)

Kirby Williams

Anti-Violence Activist/Consultant and Survivor Leader

Bill Woolf

Former Director of Human Trafficking Programs, U.S. Department of Justice