2019 Training Conference

Right Now is the Right Time: Justice Reinvestment

Registration opens at 7:30 am.

Vendor booths will be open from 8:30 until conference closing.

8:30 - 9:20 am: Opening Session - Auditorium

  • Welcome remarks

  • Posting of the colors

  • National anthem

  • Keynote speaker: Tricia Louise Everest

9:45 - 10:45: Morning Workshop #1 - Auditorium

  • Community Re-Entry Justice Reinvestment Panel: Panel members Kris Steele, Sandine Thompson, moderator Joyce Jackson

11:00 - 11:50:  Morning Workshops #2

  • Room A: Mental Health: Dr. Rickey Sparks, ODC DCCC; Esther Bates, Moderator

  • Room B: ID Karate: Blake Parks, Business Development OCU; Rita Cooksey, Moderator

  • Room C: Prison Ministry Forum: Pastor Manning TASC / Donna Thompson, Baptist Prison Ministry; Anita Alford, Moderator

  • Room D: Civil Rights: Eleanor Thompson, Attorney; Joyce Jackson, Moderator

12:00 - 1:15: Ted Logan Scholarship Banquet - Big Conference Room

Keynote Speaker: Terri McGee, President, National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice

1:30 - 2:30: Afternoon Workshop #1 - Auditorium

Leadership Panel: Changes, Challenges and Opportunities for Women Working in Criminal Justice

Karen White, Moderator; Lovie Byrd

Jessica Brown, Oklahoma DOC Communications Director

Francie Ekwerekwu, The Education & Employment Ministry (TEEM)

Loranne Manning, Federal Probation US Western District Supervisor

Courtney Woodward, Community Sentencing Administrator

2:45 - 3:45: Afternoon Workshops #2

  • Room A: Medical Marijuana: Cameron R. Capps, Attorney; Nanette Allen-Scobey, Moderator

  • Room B: From the Classroom to the Boardroom: Necie Black, Vice Chairwoman, Dress for Success OKC; Kelly Henderson, Moderator

  • Room C: Blueprint for Smart Justice Reform: Mauree Turner, Regional Representative, ACLU; Rashi K. Shukla, Ph.D., Professor at UCO, Moderator

  • Room D: Contraband in Prison: DOC Internal Affairs, Russell Littlejohn, Moderator

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