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Conference Speaking

* Community Health Fair "Resolving Grief" Nacogdoches, Texas June  2018

*Texas Inmate Education Conference June 2018

*TEDx November 2017

*Texas Department of Criminal Justice Conference June 2017

*R.E.A.C.H. 2011 November 

*R.E.A.C.H. 2010 December *R.E.A.C.H. 2- sessions December 2009

*Ability Beyond Disabilities, Bethel, CT September 9th  2009 

*R.E.A.C.H. 2- sessions December 9th, 2008

*R.E.A.C.H. 2- sessions December 2009

*Kiwanis Club luncheon keynote address. September 11, 2008   

*Regional Elder Abuse, Advocacy & Caregiver Training (R.E.A.C.T.) Texarkana, TX. June, 2008

*New Orleans, Noah's Ark Missionary Baptist Church (from A.B.C.'s extreme makeover home edition) Grief Recovery, June, 2008

*Angelina College, Interpersonal communication class, April, 2008 *Wyoming Department of Education Casper, WY. Feb 2008

*Texas Department of Aging and Disabilities Services Tyler, TX. Feb., 2008

*Reoccurring (six times a year) Advanced Crisis Communication Class  

*National Pop Culture Convention San Francisco, CA. March., 2008

*Regional Education on Aging Care giving and Healthcare (REACH) Longview, Texas, Sept., 2007 *Wyoming Department of Education Casper, WY. September 2007

*Texas Organization of Residential Care Homes (TORCH) San Antonio, TX. Aug., 2007

*Regional Education on Aging Care giving and Healthcare (REACH) Longview, TX. September, 2006

*Adult Foster Care Conference Tyler, TX. June, 2006

Publications

*"Return From Substance Abuse: Rehabilitated Into Life", part of Reverse   Mentoring by Dr. Jim Towns Xulon Press '07

* Put the Pieces Together: Fixing the Mirror to the Soul

Honnors and Awards

 *Governing Board Chair International Public Debate Association '06-'07 

* Two time National debate Champion '04-'05 & '05-'06  

*Pi Kappa Delta Chapter President '05-'06

 *Louisiana Intercollegiate Forensics Association "After Dinner Speaking" State Champion    

*Stephen F. Austin State University "Mentors Program" '05-Present

*24- 1st place speaking awards at national competitions 

Educational Courses Taught

*10 week "Overcoming Obesity" Beyond Fitness 

*10 Week Ethics Class for JISD High School Oct. 08- Feb. 09 

*12 Week Ethics Class for JISD Middle School Oct. 08-Feb. 09 

*Lon Morris College, Freshman and Sophomore class, September 23, 2008 - 12 week "Ethic Course" for Jacksonville Middle School '07-'08 *Lon Morris College, Freshman and Sophomore class, March, 2008  

*10 day "Ethics Course" for Jacksonville High School '08 

*Reoccurring guest lecturer in Crisis Communication at Stephen F. Austin State University 3 days twice a year (Substance Abuse, Domestic Violence, Relationship Obstacles that Lead to an End "R. O.L.E." Model) 

*Ouachita Baptist University debate team in Public Speaking Arkadelphia, Arkansas, August, 2004  

*Stephen F. Austin Moot Court Team Public Speaking Course

Provided Continuing Education for:

*Texas State Social Workers

*Louisiana State Social Workers *National Activity Directors

*Licensed Nursing Home Administrators 

*Licensed Family Therapist   

*Texas School Board Administrators 

Conference Key Note Addresses


*Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce "Job Shadow" March, 2008 

*Texas Organization of Residential Care Homes (TORCH) San Antonio, TX. 2007 

*Regional Education on Aging Care giving and Healthcare (REACH) Longview, TX. Sept., 2007 

*Interpersonal Connections Alexandria, LA. June, 2007   

*Interpersonal Connections Alexandria, LA. May,  2007 

*Put the Pieces Together Tyler, TX. March, 2007- Adult Foster Care Conference Tyler, TX. June, 2006