See our great lineup of speakers for Sheltered 2020


Amanda Hightower

Board Member, NTSA & Executive Director, REST

Dr. Ashley Hodges

Professor/Associate Dean University of Alabama at Birmingham; Clinic Director/Nurse Practitioner UAB Clinic at the WellHouse

Dr. Jason Quintal

National Clinical Director, Selah Freedom

Dr. Lauren Ruhlmann

Assistant Professor/LMFT, Auburn University & Director, RESTORE Research Program

Dr. Rondy Smith

Founder & Executive Director, Rest Stop Ministries

Hal Cato

CEO, Thistle Farms

Jeanne Allert

Founder and Executive Director, The Samaritan Women - Institute for Shelter Care

Lisa Thompson

Vice President of Policy and Research, National Center on Sexual Exploitation

Melissa Yao

Executive Director, NTSA

Shelia Simpkins - McClain

Director of Education & Outreach, Thistle Farms

And more

Amanda Eckhardt

Executive Director, Restore NYC

Amethyst Spivak

Board Treasurer, NTSA & Association Manager, Guilford Association

Amy Wagar

Alabama Director, Trafficking Hope

Ashley Parker

Director of Emergency Services, Baptist Health

Audrey Baedke

Co-founder and Programs Manager, Real Escape from the Sex Trade

Brian Kent

Laffey, Bucci & Kent, LLP

Brian Sites

Campus Pastor, SECC La Grange

Carolyn Potter

Board Secretary, NTSA & Chief Executive Officer, The Wellhouse

Chapple Watkins

Advancement Director, The Wellhouse

Debby Haralson

Chief Operating Officer, The Wellhouse

Doug Gilmer

Resident Agent in Charge, Homeland Security Investigations

Erica Peoples

Gracehaven Drirector

Gregory Zarzaur

Trial Lawyer, Zarzaur Law LLC

Holly Hyche

Development Officer, The Wellhouse

Kim Checkeye

Shelter Care Advisor, NTSA

Kyla Conlee

Anti-Human Trafficking Program Manager, Salvation Army

Lacy Tolar

Founder & Executive Director, Rescue 1 Global

Lea Newcomb

Executive Director; Engedi Refuge

Madelynn Reyes

Partnerships Manager, NTSA

Michelle Harrison

LPCC, NCC, Doctoral Candidate, Grace to Glory Counseling & Refuge for Women

Nicole Joy

Director of Emergency Housing & Support Services, Refuge for Women

Niki Brogger

Director of Survivor Services, Redeemed Ministries

Ricky Lynn

Kentucky Office of the Attorney General

Sill Davis

Founder, Oasis Consulting Group

Steve Kaloper

CEO/Founder, Development Services Group, Inc.

Susan Liu

Associate Director of Women's Services, Garden of Hope-New York

Teresa Collier

Alabama Law Enforcement Agency - Intelligence Analyst and Forensic Interview Specialist