We are pleased to announce the following individuals will be speaking during plenary sessions at
The Corps Network 2020 National Conference. Individuals are listed by the session during which they will present. Session descriptions can be found here. More speakers to be added.


Sunday – February 9, 2020

Thrive: The Power of Community Opening Session
2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Dr. Gail C. Christopher

Keynote Speaker

Executive Director of the National Collaborative for Health Equity

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Monday – February 10, 2020

Transforming a Movement: Supporting Equity Work in Environmental Organizations
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Dr. Marcelo Bonta

J.E.D.I. Consultant
President, Marcelo Bonta Consulting LLC

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Angelou Ezeilo

CEO & Founder, Greening Youth Foundation

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Chanté Coleman

Director of Equity and Justice
National Wildlife Federation

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The Washington Insider with Amy Walter
12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Amy Walter

Political Analyst
National Editor, The Cook Political Report

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The Partnership for the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Secretary David Bernhardt

U.S. Department of the Interior

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Vicki Christiansen

Chief of U.S. Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture

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Catherine Nagel

Executive Director
City Parks Alliance

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David Vela

Acting Director
National Park Service

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Tuesday – February 11, 2020

Pursuing Community and Environmental Health through Authentic Community Engagement
9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

Monique Miles

Aspen Institute
Director, Opportunity Youth Incentive Fund
Deputy Director, Forum for Community Solutions

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Corpsmember Perspectives on the Future of the Corps Movement
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Dorothy Stoneman

Founder of YouthBuild

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