Trainers


LORI ADAMS
LORI ADAMS

Policy Director & Senior Advisor, National Labor Exchange, National Association of State Workforce Agencies


RON AVI ASTOR
RON AVI ASTOR

Professor, USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work, USC Rossier School of Education


MARGRET BELL, Ph.D.
MARGRET BELL, Ph.D.

VA National Deputy Director, Military Sexual Trauma, National Center for PTSD


RAMI BENBENISHTY, Ph.D.
RAMI BENBENISHTY, Ph.D.

Israeli Veteran, Professor of Social Work, Bar-Ilan University


GERRY BORJA
GERRY BORJA

Veteran Transition Program Manager, Oracle


JILL BORMANN, Ph.D.
JILL BORMANN, Ph.D.

Associate Nurse Executive/Research, VA San Diego Healthcare System; R.N., FAAN


DAMIAN BRAMLETT, M.S
DAMIAN BRAMLETT, M.S

Health Science Specialist, Department of Veterans Affairs


CRAIG BRYAN, Psy.D.
CRAIG BRYAN, Psy.D.

Executive Director, National Center for Veteran Studies, University of Utah


KELLY R. CHRESTMAN, Ph.D.
KELLY R. CHRESTMAN, Ph.D.

Lead Consultation Services, Center for Deployment Psychology


JENNIFER CHRISTMAN
JENNIFER CHRISTMAN

Chief & EVP, Military Programs VetAdvisor/Three Wire Systems President, NARMH


SABRINA CLARK
SABRINA CLARK

Director, Volunteer Services Department of Veterans Affairs


GEORGE COLEMAN (MAJ, USA)
GEORGE COLEMAN (MAJ, USA)

Education and Training Director, Chief of Staff of the Army’s Soldier for Life Program


MELISSA COMEAU
MELISSA COMEAU

Online Community/IT Systems Manager, Military and Veteran Caregiver Network; Author of “Sleeping with the War”


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JUSTIN CONSTANTINE,(LtCOL, USMC, ret.)

Vice President, Business Development, Veteran Integration Solutions


LAURA COPLAND, M.A., LCMHC
LAURA COPLAND, M.A., LCMHC

Senior PTSD Treatment Trainer, Center for Deployment Psychology


TOM CRIGER
TOM CRIGER, (Captain, USN, ret.)

Chief Operating Officer, PsychArmor Institute


DIEGO FLORES
DIEGO FLORES, MFT

Counselor, San Diego LGBT Community Center


ZANETA M. GILENO, LMSW, CT
ZANETA M. GILENO, LMSW, CT

Grief and Loss Professional


JUDI GLENNON
JUDI GLENNON

MCEC Parent Programs Manager


JENNIFER GONZALES, Psy.D.
JENNIFER GONZALES, Psy.D.

Clinical Psychologist, Student Veteran Health Program at San Francisco VA Medical Center


MIKE GRICE, (LtCol USMC, Ret.)
MIKE GRICE, (LtCol USMC, ret.)

Vice President, Sales | Boost Oxygen


EVAN GUZMAN
EVAN GUZMAN

Creator, Recruiters 4 Veterans on LinkedIn


HEIDI HENSON, D.C.
HEIDI HENSON, D.C.

Owner & Medical Director, Southern Oregon Spine + Rehab


KEVIN HOLLOWAY, Ph.D.
KEVIN HOLLOWAY, Ph.D.

Director of Online Programs, Center for Deployment Psychology


MEREDITH HOLMAN
MEREDITH HOLMAN

Recruiting Manager, Hilton Worldwide


EILEEN HUCK
EILEEN HUCK

Deputy Director, Government Relations; National Military Family Association


WILLIAM MICHAEL HUNT, Ph.D.
WILLIAM MICHAEL HUNT, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist, Naval Medical Center San Diego


AMY JAK, Ph.D.
AMY JAK, Ph.D.

Staff Neuropsychologist & Director, TBI Cognitive Rehabilitation Clinic VA San Diego Healthcare System


NICOLE JOHNSON
NICOLE JOHNSON

National Program Manager, Education & Training, Department of Veterans Affairs


THE HONORABLE PATRICK J. KENNEDY
THE HONORABLE PATRICK J. KENNEDY

Former Congressman, Co-Founder of One Mind, Founder of The Kennedy Forum


MEG KABAT
MEG KABAT

National Director, Caregiver Support Program Department of Veterans Affairs


TODD KENNEDY (1stSgt USMC, Ret.)
TODD KENNEDY (1stSgt USMC, Ret.)

Administrator, Military & Veterans Program Administrator, San Diego State University


HEIDI SQUIER KRAFT, Ph.D.
HEIDI SQUIER KRAFT, Ph.D.

Clinical Director, PsychArmor Institute


BOB LANGOL (Col. USA, ret.)
BOB LANGOL (Col. USA, ret.)

Senior Director, Military & Veteran Affairs Comcast NBCUniversal


CARIN LEFKOWITZ, Ph.D.
CARIN LEFKOWITZ, Ph.D.

Cognitive Behavior Therapy Trainer Center for Deployment Psychology


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MEREDITH LOZAR

Connected Communities Manager, Blue Star Families


JACKIE MAFFUCCI, Ph.D.
JACKIE MAFFUCCI, Ph.D.

Research Director, Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans of America


CARI MALCOLM
CARI MALCOLM

Management Analyst Department of Veterans Affairs Caregiver Support Program


MEGAN McCARTHY, Ph.D.
MEGAN McCARTHY, Ph.D.

Deputy Director of Suicide Prevention Veteran’s Health Administration Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention


KARI MCDONOUGH
KARI MCDONOUGH

Co-Founder of Vets’ Community Connections


KATHERINE MITCHELL, M.D.
KATHERINE MITCHELL, M.D.

VA Quality Scholar


MARJORIE MORRISON
MARJORIE MORRISON, LMFT, LPCC

CEO & Founder, PsychArmor Institute


THE HONORABLE PATRICK J. MURPHY
THE HONORABLE PATRICK J. MURPHY

Former Under Secretary of the Army, Former Congressman


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VAL NICHOLAS

Vice President of MultiCultural Initiatives, NBC News


Sarah Nunnink Ph.D
SARAH NUNNINK, Ph.D.

Director, Center for Emotional Change


ELSA O’LOUGHLIN
ELSA O’LOUGHLIN

Donor Development Coordinator, Semper Fi Fund & American’s Fund


MARK O’LOUGHLIN
MARK O’LOUGHLIN, (SgtMaj, USMC, ret.)

Founder, Validated Leadership


EMMA PLUMB
EMMA PLUMB

Director, 1 Million for Work Flexibility


MARTHA RANON
MARTHA RANON

Director of Education & Programs, Southern Caregiver Resource Center


DAVID RIGGS, Ph.D.
DAVID RIGGS, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Center for Deployment Psychology


JULIA RAY
JULIA RAY

Program Director, Disabled Sports USA


CARI RODGERS, Ph.D.
CARIE RODGERS, Ph.D.

Education Director, PsychArmor Institute


ANDY SANTANELLO, Ph.D.
ANDY SANTANELLO, Ph.D.

Cognitive Behavior Therapy Trainer, Center for Deployment Psychology


MALLORY DEMAIO-SORISE
MALLORY DEMAIO-SORISE, LMSW

Officer, The Barker Welfare Foundation


JEROME TENNILLE, CVA
JEROME TENNILLE, CVA

Manager of Volunteerism, Marriott International


PATRICIA WATSON, Ph.D.
PATRICIA WATSON, Ph.D.

Senior Education Specialist, National Center for PTSD, Department of Veterans Affairs


KIM AHEARN YOUNG
KIM AHEARN YOUNG, LCSW

Rapid Response Referral Program Director, IAVA