2018 National Conference Speakers

Meet some of the confirmed plenary speakers for The Trail Ahead,
The Corps Network 2018 National Conference.
More plenary speakers and biographies to be added soon. 

 

 

 

KEYNOTE
Superintendent Terry Brown
Fort Monroe National Monument, National Park Service
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WASHINGTON INSIDER 
The Honorable Martin Frost
Former United States Representative (D-TX),
Vice President of the United States Association of Former Members of Congress

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WASHINGTON INSIDER
The Honorable Cliff Stearns
Former United States Representative (R-FL), 
President of the United States Association of Former Members of Congress

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Gyasi Ross
Father, Author, Speaker
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Dr. Dorceta Taylor
Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion,
University of Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability

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Gina Cross
National Director,
AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC)

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Sarah Murdock 
Director of U.S. Climate Resilience and Water Policy,

The Nature Conservancy
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Bill Hahnenberg
Deputy Director of Fire and Aviation, U.S. Forest Service
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Secretary Ryan Zinke
United States Department of the Interior
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Photo: Tami Heilemann

 

 

 

 

Glenn Casamassa
Associate Deputy Chief, National Forest System
U.S. Forest Service

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Ben Cassidy
Senior Deputy Director for External and Intergovernmental Affairs
U.S. Department of the Interior

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Marshall Critchfield
Senior Advisor
U.S. Department of the Interior
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Rebecca Knuffke

Officer, Restore America's Parks, The Pew Charitable Trusts
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Dr. Bernard Demczuk
African American Studies Expert, Retired as Vice President for District Relations, The George Washington University
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Harold "Hari" Jones
Civil War Historian, Former Assistant Director and Curator at the African American Civil War Freedom Foundation and Museum 
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Mark Gearan
President, Harvard Graduate School of Education;
Vice Chair, National Commission on Military, National and Public Service

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Dr. Peter Levine
Tufts University 
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Shirley Sagawa
President & CEO, Service Year Alliance
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Chester Spellman
Director of AmeriCorps,
Corporation for National and Community Service

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