Human Trafficking Seminar

Human trafficking occurs in our town and every town—and a solution requires action from the entire community. Listen to nationally renowned experts in the fight against human trafficking share their stories, and see how you can be a part of our community’s response to this humanitarian crisis. This seminar is a multidisciplinary event open to all who seek to make our community and world a better place for God’s people. It is intended to educate and increase awareness of human trafficking, highlight the necessity of community collaboration, and give hope to those being victimized and exploited. The event is free of charge, but registration is required. Doors open at 7:00; seminar begins at 8:00 a.m. CME/CEU credit available Featured Speakers: John F. Clark –President and CEO, National Center for Missing & Exploited Children Prior to joining the NCMEC, Mr. Clark served as the Director of the United States Marshals Service. Clark’s extensive law-enforcement background has uniquely prepared him to lead the nation’s leading nonprofit organization for child protection, whose mission is to help find missing children, reduce child sexual exploitation, and prevent child victimization. John C. Richmond - Ambassador-at-Large, Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons John Richmond serves as the Ambassador-at-Large to the U.S. Department of State’s Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons. In October 2018, the Senate unanimously confirmed him and President Trump appointed him to lead the United States’ global engagement to combat human trafficking and support the coordination of anti-trafficking efforts across the U.S. government. Previously, Ambassador Richmond served as a federal prosecutor in the U.S. Department of Justice’s Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit, and co-founded the Human Trafficking Institute. Sr. Anne Victory, HM – Education Director, Collaborative to End Trafficking; President, US Catholic Sisters against Human Trafficking Sr. Anne Victory began her healthcare ministry as a staff nurse at St. Joseph Hospital, Lorain, where she worked as a clinician, a nurse educator at St. Joseph School of Practical Nursing, a nurse administrator, and as Director of Education and Vice President of Mission. She currently serves on the Board of Managers at Mercy Willard where she uses her knowledge and experience to keep the mission and values of the organization present. W. Carson Felkel II, MD FAPA – Lead Physician for Behavioral Health, Bon Secours St. Francis Health System Dr. Felkel is a child, adolescent, and adult psychiatrist and lead physician for behavioral health for Bon Secours St. Francis Health System. He is also the lead physician for the Bon Secours Behavioral Health team. In addition, Dr. Felkel serves as co-executive director of the Upstate Behavioral Health Provider Collaborative, bringing local health systems together to coordinate community-wide behavioral health issues. Panelists: Kathryn Moorehead – Director of Human Trafficking Programs, S.C. Office of the Attorney General Carrie Fisher Sherard – Assistant U.S. Attorney, Greenville Office FAQs Where do I park the event? The closest parking garage to the Bon Secours Wellness Arena is the Church Street Garage. The Arena's VIP lot will not be available for attendees. What can I bring into the event? The Bon Secours Wellness Arena has a clear bag policy that will be enforced for this event. For more information, visit www.bonsecoursarena.com/info/clearbag Will food and drinks be available during this event? Concession stands inside the Bon Secours Wellness Arena will be open with food and drink available for purchase. Which entrance do I use? Please enter the arena through the Furman Entrance.
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Date:

August 23

Time:

08:00 am - 02:30 pm

Website:
Event Website
Venue

Bon Secours Wellness Arena

650 Academy St N

Greenville, SC, United States, 29601

Human trafficking occurs in our town and every town—and a solution requires action from the entire community. Listen to nationally renowned experts in the fight against human trafficking share their stories, and see how you can be a part of our community’s response to this humanitarian crisis.

This seminar is a multidisciplinary event open to all who seek to make our community and world a better place for God’s people. It is intended to educate and increase awareness of human trafficking, highlight the necessity of community collaboration, and give hope to those being victimized and exploited.

The event is free of charge, but registration is required.

Doors open at 7:00; seminar begins at 8:00 a.m.

CME/CEU credit available

Featured Speakers:

John F. Clark –President and CEO, National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
Prior to joining the NCMEC, Mr. Clark served as the Director of the United States Marshals Service. Clark’s extensive law-enforcement background has uniquely prepared him to lead the nation’s leading nonprofit organization for child protection, whose mission is to help find missing children, reduce child sexual exploitation, and prevent child victimization.

John C. Richmond – Ambassador-at-Large, Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons
John Richmond serves as the Ambassador-at-Large to the U.S. Department of State’s Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons. In October 2018, the Senate unanimously confirmed him and President Trump appointed him to lead the United States’ global engagement to combat human trafficking and support the coordination of anti-trafficking efforts across the U.S. government. Previously, Ambassador Richmond served as a federal prosecutor in the U.S. Department of Justice’s Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit, and co-founded the Human Trafficking Institute.

Sr. Anne Victory, HM – Education Director, Collaborative to End Trafficking; President, US Catholic Sisters against Human Trafficking
Sr. Anne Victory began her healthcare ministry as a staff nurse at St. Joseph Hospital, Lorain, where she worked as a clinician, a nurse educator at St. Joseph School of Practical Nursing, a nurse administrator, and as Director of Education and Vice President of Mission. She currently serves on the Board of Managers at Mercy Willard where she uses her knowledge and experience to keep the mission and values of the organization present.

W. Carson Felkel II, MD FAPA – Lead Physician for Behavioral Health, Bon Secours St. Francis Health System
Dr. Felkel is a child, adolescent, and adult psychiatrist and lead physician for behavioral health for Bon Secours St. Francis Health System. He is also the lead physician for the Bon Secours Behavioral Health team. In addition, Dr. Felkel serves as co-executive director of the Upstate Behavioral Health Provider Collaborative, bringing local health systems together to coordinate community-wide behavioral health issues.

Panelists:
Kathryn Moorehead – Director of Human Trafficking Programs, S.C. Office of the Attorney General
Carrie Fisher Sherard – Assistant U.S. Attorney, Greenville Office

FAQs

Where do I park the event?
The closest parking garage to the Bon Secours Wellness Arena is the Church Street Garage. The Arena’s VIP lot will not be available for attendees.

What can I bring into the event?
The Bon Secours Wellness Arena has a clear bag policy that will be enforced for this event. For more information, visit www.bonsecoursarena.com/info/clearbag

Will food and drinks be available during this event?
Concession stands inside the Bon Secours Wellness Arena will be open with food and drink available for purchase.

Which entrance do I use?
Please enter the arena through the Furman Entrance.

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