STORIES OF INVOLVEMENT

A very special thank you to my husband and family for providing me the strength and support to share our story.

PAST SPEAKING EVENTS

August 20, 2021, FORT WAYNE, IN
August 20, 2021, FORT WAYNE, IN
crime stoppers golf outing

Book Signing at Fort Wayne, IN Golf Outing

July 31st, 2021, FORT WAYNE, IN
July 31st, 2021, FORT WAYNE, IN
crime stopers car show

Book Signing at Fort Wayne, IN Crime Stoppers Car Show

July 24th, 2021, LAKE OKOBOJI, IOWA
July 24th, 2021, LAKE OKOBOJI, IOWA
evolution of you womens conference

Revolution of U - Women's Retreat

June 22nd, 2021, KENDALLVILLE, IN
June 22nd, 2021, KENDALLVILLE, IN
the community learning centre

FOUND: How law enforcement saved my life, The Community Learning Center

May 17th, 2021, NEW HAVEN, IN
May 17th, 2021, NEW HAVEN, IN
Grace Gathering

Grace Gathering

May 7th, 2021, DOWNTOWN ANGOLA COALITION
May 7th, 2021, DOWNTOWN ANGOLA COALITION
Women's Luncheon

Downtown Angola Coalition WOMEN'S LUNCHEON

February 10th, 2021, VIRTUAL CONFERENCE
February 10th, 2021, VIRTUAL CONFERENCE
ZOOM presentation with New York Damexia

Intersectional Violence Conference

December 8th, 2020, TRAVERSE CITY, MI
December 8th, 2020, TRAVERSE CITY, MI

Presentation for The Multidisciplinary Team, Traverse City, MI

December 3rd, 2020, NY TASK FORCE
December 3rd, 2020, NY TASK FORCE

Presentation For the Special Victims Schenectady, NY Task Force

December 2nd, 2020
December 2nd, 2020
to the rescue networking

Presentation - To The Rescue Networking

November 17th, 2020, TRAVERSE CITY, MI
November 17th, 2020, TRAVERSE CITY, MI

A Survivor's Story - "FOUND" with Michelle Corrao, Traverse City, MI

March 20th, 2020 INDIANAPOLIS, IN
March 20th, 2020 INDIANAPOLIS, IN

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Course, Indianapolis, IN

November 2019 INDIANAPOLIS, IN
November 2019 INDIANAPOLIS, IN

IACCAC (Indiana Association Of Community Corrections Act Counties) Fall Training Institute Keynote Speaker

June 21, 2019 INDIANAPOLIS, IN
June 21, 2019 INDIANAPOLIS, IN
Squarecatevent

“THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID FEST!”

12:00pm at Square Cat Vinyl 1054

Virginia Avenue, Indianapolis, Indiana 46203

March 1st, 2019 GREENWOOD, INDIANA
March 1st, 2019 GREENWOOD, INDIANA

Indiana University 18th Annual Alumni Continuing Education Conference Social Work In A Politically Charged Climate

March 1st, 2019 GREENWOOD, INDIANA
March 1st, 2019 GREENWOOD, INDIANA

Center Of Hope Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Course

May 7-8, 2018 NEW YORK
May 7-8, 2018 NEW YORK
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Institute For Mental Health Disaster

Honored to present to the Institute for Mental Health Disaster at the State University of New York at New Paltz for the New York State Victim Services for Training and victim assistance.

April 19, 2018 BRONX, NY
April 19, 2018 BRONX, NY
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Pride Beauty Event For Changing Futures

Presenting to an incredible group for Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

November 7, 2017 ALBANY, NY
November 7, 2017 ALBANY, NY
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2017 (OVS) Office Of Victim Services Conference

OVS is once again offering a multi-day, multi-session statewide professional development conference for OVS funded victim advocates and victim services providers from all over New York State. This distinctive conference offers the opportunity for individuals from various victim services disciplines to network and train alongside one another.
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May 4-5, 2017 EVANSVILLE, IN
May 4-5, 2017 EVANSVILLE, IN

Sexual Assault Response Team Conference

Coordinated by Albion Fellow Bacon Center
www.albionfellowsbacon.org

April 29, 2017 CANAJOHARIE, NY
April 29, 2017 CANAJOHARIE, NY

Village Building (Court / Police / Fire) Sexual Assault Awareness

April 28, 2017 NATIONAL GUARD HQ IN LATHAM, NY
April 28, 2017 NATIONAL GUARD HQ IN LATHAM, NY

Sexual Assault Awareness Month 2017 Presentation

April 28, 2017 SCHENECTADY, NY
April 28, 2017 SCHENECTADY, NY

First Reformed Church, Sexual Assault Awareness Month Presentation Building

April 27 & 28, 2017 CANAJOHARIE
April 27 & 28, 2017 CANAJOHARIE

Schenectady Community College Presentation For Sexual Assault Awareness

April 11 - 12, 2017 FORT RILEY, KANASAS
April 11 - 12, 2017 FORT RILEY, KANASAS

Fort Riley Army Base Sexual Assault Awareness Month Presentation

SHARP

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March 3, 2017 INDIANAPOLIS, IN
March 3, 2017 INDIANAPOLIS, IN

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Course

January 12, 2017 TROY, NY
January 12, 2017 TROY, NY
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The Rensselaer County SART 7th Annual Conference

Joining Forces reducing & responding to sexual assault across disciplines. Keynote speaker at The Rensselaer County SART 7th Annual Conference Troy, NY.

October 2016 RILEY MILITARY BASE, KANSAS
October 2016 RILEY MILITARY BASE, KANSAS
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Fort Riley Military Base Speaking Engagement About Sexual Assault Awareness

It was a privilege to have the opportunity to speak to almost 3,000 soldiers at Fort Riley Military Base, Kansas during a sexual assault awareness training.  This was the first time my family joined me and shared their experience of how sexual violence has affected them. It was a powerful and uplifting day.  I look forward to joining them again in April 2017.

September 2016 INDIANAPOLIS, IN
September 2016 INDIANAPOLIS, IN
indiana bicentennial torchbearer

Indiana Bicentennial Torchbearer

I was honored to be nominated for being a torchbearer in the Indiana Bicentennial Celebration.  The Bicentennial was a celebration of 200 years of Indiana’s history as the torch traversed through all 92 Indiana counties.

May 25, 2016
May 25, 2016
riverview foundation retreat impact award

Riverview Foundation Retreat Impact Award

Thank you to an amazing group of women who make an impact every day.  I am honored to have received the Riverview Foundation Retreat Impact Award.  I will pay it forward.

May 24, 2016
May 24, 2016
sharp national guard event

Sexual Assault Awareness Month 2016: Sharp National Guard Event

Very honored to be a part of the Sexual Assault Awareness Month Event for the Indiana National Guard Sexual SHARP (Sexual Harassment Assault Response and Prevention).  A special thank you to Major General Carr and BrigadierGeneral Westfall, Mr. Coers,  COL Seprodi and Rikki Mapes for the special recognition and opportunity to be a part of this event with National speaker Jeffrey Buckholtz, We End Violence.  Thank you for all the work you are doing within the military for victims and your efforts to end sexual assault.

May 24, 2016 FORT WAYNE, IN
May 24, 2016 FORT WAYNE, IN
denim day

Denim Day

Thank you to Fort Wayne Sexual Assault Treatment Center, Fort Wayne, IN and St. Francis University, Fort Wayne, IN for an amazing event in the fight to end Sexual Violence.  Denim Day is an event in which people are encouraged to wear jeans in order to raise awareness of rape and sexual assault. It was an impactful and moving day!  Thank you for making a difference every day, I was honored to be a part.

November 8, 2015
November 8, 2015

Riverview Health Foundation Committee Women’s Retreat In Cancun!

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Thank you to the Riverview Health Foundation Committee for the opportunity to be with the most amazing, inspirational and courageous women.
Thank you for including us and for the memories of a lifetime.  I look forward to being with all of you again next year.

Thank you, Rebecca Stratton, The Evolution of U, it was an honor to present with you, learn from you, and make a forever friend.  Hope we can do it again!!

Thank you to each of you for making a difference!

LIST OF PREVIOUS SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

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