Speakers

Our Keynote

Dr. Debbie Silver
Educational and Motivational Speaker

With 30 years spent as a teacher, staff development instructor, and university professor, Debbie Silver doesn’t just know her way around the classroom – she is familiar with the challenges educators face at every level, from kindergarten to college. The former Louisiana Teacher of the Year has given presentations around the world (including 49 states, Canada, Mexico, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia), helping audiences to interact with students on a deeper level.

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Our Speakers

Angela Carney

Administrative Assistant for Special Services for Fayetteville Public School

Betsy Kindall

School Based Mental Health Services Coordinator at the Arkansas Department of Education

Brandi Shinn

Autism & Behavioral Specialist at Above All Else, Inc.

Brigid Bright

Director of Special Services at Harrison School District

Carla Curtis

Director of Special Services at Fayetteville School District

Cheria Lindsey

State School Nurse Consultant at the Arkansas Department of Education

Courtney Salas-Ford

Deputy General Counsel at the Arkansas Department of Education

David Sexton

Senior Account Executive at SEAS Education

Deborah Swink

Special Ed Supervisor at Clinton School District

Derek Brian

Account Manager at SEAS Education

Jennifer Wells

Staff Attorney at APSRC

Jeryca Einhorn

Director of Special Education Services at APSRC

Karen Burnette

Co-Director at Partners for Inclusive Communities, University of Arkansas

Kris Shinn

Behavior Consultant and Author

Leeann Howard

Assistant Professor of Education at Harding University

Lory Greer

Licensed Psychological Examiner at Easter Seals AR

Margaret Ford

Early Childhood Administrator at DHS, Division of Provider Services and Quality Assurance

Rachel Sanders

EC Special Education Teacher at Arch Ford Cooperative

Rhonda Daniel

Special Education Supervisor at Warren School District

Robin Stripling

Special Education Curriculum & Assessment Coordinator at the Arkansas Department of Education

Ruth Taylor

Special Education Teacher at Clinton School District

Sarah Dover

Medicaid Account Manager at SEAS Education

Sheila Smith

Behavior Support Specialist Co-Coordinator at Arch Ford Cooperative

Tina Rooks

Early Childhood Special Education Director at Arch Ford Cooperative

Tom Smith

Professor at the University of Arkansas

Tracy Edwards

SEAS Education

Tracy Starks

Program Advisor for Medicaid In The Schools at the Arkansas Department of Education

Tripp Walter

Staff Attorney at APSRC

Vicki King

Dyslexia Specialist at the Arkansas Department of Educaiton

William Stephens

Senior Account Manager at SEAS Education

William Swindol

Partner/Consultant at Fluency Plus, LLC