2016 Summit Speakers

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Alexander Rhodes



From Addiction to Advocacy: The Inadvertent Story of a Porn-Recovery Website

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Anna Smith, MSW

Co-Founder & Executive Director

Restore One

Restoration for Boys and Men

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Ashleigh Chapman

President & CEO

Alliance for Freedom, Restoration, and Justice®

How Global, National, and Local Businesses are Uniquely Positioned to Join the Fight


Benny Yu



“Voices from around the World” Leveraging VR to demystify the sex-industry


Beverly Hallberg

Introduction to Television Techniques and Media Interviews; On Camera TV Workshops; & Public Speaking and Messaging for the Movement


Captain Corinne Stannish


Sarasota Police Department

Turn Your Life Around Prostitution Diversion Program: An Alternative Approach to Combatting Sexual Exploitation

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Cassie Smith, LMFT-S, LPC-S

2) Manager of Therapy Services

Children's Assessment Center

The Genie is Out of the Bottle: The Health and Social Risks of Adolescent Internet Use

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Chris Smith

Co-Founder & President

Restore One


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Clay Olsen

CEO & Co-Founder

Fight the New Drug

How to De-Radicalize the Anti-Pornography Movement

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Connie Rose

Director Training and Survivor Leadership

Selah Freedom

Speak from Strength, Not Trauma: How to Know When A Survivor is Ready & Turn Your Life Around Prostitution Diversion Program: An Alternative Approach to Combatting Sexual Exploitation

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Dawn Hawkins

Vice President & Executive Director

National Center on Sexual Exploitation

Exposing the Connections Between All Forms of Exploitation & The Dirty Dozen List: Naming, Shaming & Changing Corporations who Facilitate Sexual Exploitation

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Dina Alexander, MS


Educate and Empower Kids

Resources that Make “the talks” Easy and Empower Kids Against Pornography

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Donald Hilton, M.D.


University of Texas - San Antonio

Pornography and the Brain: Public Health Considerations

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Donna M. Hughes

Eleanor M. and Oscar M. Carlson Endowed Chair in Women’s Studies Professor of Gender & Women’s Studies and Sociology & Anthropology

University of Rhode Island

Sexploitation Is Nobody’s Job: A Review of Legal Approaches to Prostitution


Ed Smart


Surviving Parents Coalition

Sexual Exploitation: Connecting the Dots in Real Life (Dinner keynote speaker 9/30/16)

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Eliza Roeck

Director of Programs

Shared Hope International

The Non-criminalization of Minors for Prostitution Offenses


Elizabeth Peace

Communications Director

U.S. House of Representatives

Creating Headlines: Earning Media Attention for Your Cause


Elizabeth Yore, J.D.

International Child Advocate and Attorney


A Renaissance of Innocence: Building an Underground Resistance Movement from the Family Room to the Corporate Board Room

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Gabe Deem


Reboot Nation

Porn-Induced Sexual Dysfunctions: Exploring the Science and Potential Negative Effects of Sexually Conditioning Arousal To Pixels.

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Gail Dines, Ph.D.

President, Culture Reframed

Professor, Wheelock College

The Gulliver Strategy: How to Take Down the Porn Industry Nationally and Internationally

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Gary Wilson

Author, Your Brain on Porn: Internet Pornography and the Emerging Science of Addiction

Website Host, ‘Your Brain On Porn’

Moderator for Panel Pornography: A Public Health Crisis

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Glendyne Gerrard


Defend Dignity

Update from Canada


Godfrey Kuteesa

1) Update on Efforts to Educate Youth in Africa & 2) Pornography & Sex Trafficking in Africa: A Story of Redemption

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Haley Halverson

Director of Communications

National Center on Sexual Exploitation

More Than Fantasy: The Link Between Pornography and Sexual Violence

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Jack Sonnemann


Australian Federation for the Family

IN THE ARENA: fighting the "Winnable War" against porn in Australia

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Jacy Boyack

Founder & Director

The Togetherness Project

Rising Above Betrayal Trauma: How I Survived and What I am Doing Now


Jamey Caruthers, Esq.

Senior Staff Attorney

Children At Risk

Meaningful Legislative Reform to End Sexual Exploitation: Successes and Challenges in Texas

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Jason Huxley

Guilty Pleasure

Engaging people who aren’t really sure they want help: Thinking outside the box in Australia

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Jennifer Brown, DDS

One Concerned Mom's Updates from Utah

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Jessica Emerson, LMSW, Esq.

Clinical Teaching Fellow

Human Trafficking Prevention Project at the University of Baltimore School of Law

Intersectionality and Trafficking Risk: Why Perspective Matters


Jessica Harris

Author, Speaker, Blogger

Beggar's Daughter

The Rise and Risks of Female Porn Use


Jessica Neely

Survivor Advocate, Speaker, Consultant

Refuge for Women

Mind of a Sex Trafficker Bred inside the Hollywood Porn Industry

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Jillian Gilchrest, MSW


Trafficking in Persons Council, State of Connecticut

State-based Policy Wins for the Movement: Update from CT

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John D. Foubert, Ph.D., LLC

Professor of Higher Education and Student Affairs, Oklahoma State University and National President, One in Four

How Pornography Harms: Today’s Research, Scholarly Perspectives, and Real Life Stories AND Freshman or Fresh Meat? The Impact of Porn Culture on College Students


Josh McDowell

Author, Evangelist, and Apologist

Josh McDowell Ministry

Equipping & Protecting the Church in Battle to Curb Exploitation

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Julie Waters, J.D.

Founder & Executive Director

Free the Captives

Understanding Child Sex Trafficking and Effective Programming for Restoration

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Karen Countryman-Roswurm, LMSW, Ph.D.

Founding Executive Director

Wichita State University, Center for Combating Human Trafficking

Extrication from Exploitation: Empowering Emancipation

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Kartal Peel

Film Director

BOYS Documentary


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Kristen Jenson

Founder & Author

Protect Young Minds

How Porn Harms Kids: A review of Research on Attitudes and Behavior Plus Recommendations for Solutions

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Laura J. Lederer, LLC

President, Global Centurion & DoD subject matter expert on Combatting Trafficking in Persons

1) In Modern Bondage: A Brief History of the Development of 21st Century Exploitation and the Fight to Eradicate It AND 2) Street Gang Sex Trafficking

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Lauren Day

President and Founder

GoodBuzz Solutions

Branding your Non-Profit: Developing a Media Strategy to Carry Your Message

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Leigh Kohler

Executive Director

Freedom Church Alliance

The Church’s Response to Sex Trafficking in Houston


Lisa L. Thompson

Vice President of Outreach and Education

National Center on Sexual Exploitation

Virtual Reality Pornography: The New Frontier in the Fight against Sexploitation


Marlondo Sanchez


“Voices from around the World” Leveraging VR to demystify the sex-industry


Mary Anne Layden, Ph.D.

Director, Sexual Trauma and Psychopathology Program Center for Cognitive Therapy

Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania

Sexual Addictions & Betrayal Trauma: Offering Hope

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Mary Margaret Bawden


Soul to Sole Choreography & DA:NCE (Dance Awareness: No Child Exploited]

DA:NCE (Dance Awareness: No Child Exploited)


Matt Fradd

The Porn Effect & Integrity Restored

Stronger Together: Different World Views, One Enemy & The Essential Reason Porn is Wrong

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Misa Nguyen

Director of Programs

United Against Human Trafficking

Human Trafficking in Houston: A Collaborative Approach

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Nancy Jo Sales


American Girls: Social Media and the Secret Lives of Teenagers

Keynote Address at Opening Banquet


Nita Belles

Executive Director

In Our Backyard

To Super Bowl and Beyond


Noah B.E. Church

Author, Wack: Addicted to Internet Porn

Website Host, AddictedToInternetPorn.com

Raised on a Diet of Internet Porn: The Neurological Consequences of Long-term Addiction

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Noel Bouche



Porn Trafficking: Why the Connections are Old News Yet Provide a New Narrative in the Digital Age


Patrick A. Trueman, Esq.

President & CEO

National Center on Sexual Exploitation

Today's Porn: Not a Constitutional Right, Not a Human Right

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Rachelle Starr

Founder and Executive Director

Scarlet Hope

Helping Women Trapped in the Adult Entertainment Industry Find Hope, Purpose, and Freedom

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Ran Gavrieli

A lecturer on Emotionally & Physically Safe Sex, focusing on prevention of Sexual Violence and Porn Damages

In Our Homes: Preventing Sexual Violence and Educating for Healthy Relationship

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Reena Isaac, M.D.

Medical Director, Children's Assessment Center

Baylor College of Medicine, Harris County Children’s Assessment Center

The Genie is Out of the Bottle: The Health and Social Risks of Adolescent Internet Use

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Robin Rivera

Consultant, Writer, Speaker from a survivor’s perspective, specializing in healing & transformation


Porn: Entertainment Prostitution & Behind the Scenes

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Ron DeHaas

Founder & CEO

Covenant Eyes

A Culture of Accountability: Shaping Behavior with Technology

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Scooter Schaefer

Senior Digital Manager

CRC Digital

Going Viral: Utilizing Social Media to Become Your Own Digital Media Broadcast Center

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Scott D. Bergthold


Law Office of Scott D. Bergthold, P.L.L.C.

1) Making Real Progress Against Sexual Exploitation: Effectively Enforcing Sexually Oriented Business Regulations & 2) The 3-Step Process for Success Against the Harmful Impacts of Sexually Oriented Businesses

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Shamere McKenzie

Anti-trafficking Program Director, Salvation Army of Central Maryland and CEO, Sun Gate Foundation

The Bottom Girl Phenomenon

Sharon Lamb

Sharon Lamb, Ed.D., Ph.D.


University of Massachusetts Boston

Moral Reasoning of Bystanders in Sketchy Sexual Situations

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Taina Bien-Aimé

Executive Director

Coalition Against Trafficking In Women (CATW)

Human Trafficking as Crimes Against Humanity: Why the Global Sex Trade is Not Inevitable


Tomi Grover, Ph.D.

Children, Porn, and Sexual Exploitation

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Vauna Davis

Executive Director

Utah Coalition Against Pornography

Lead Me to Love: Hope for Millennial Relationships in a Porn-Impaired World

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