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ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY GENERAL BRAND TO HOST SUMMIT ON THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE’S EFFORTS TO COMBAT HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand will host a summit at the Department of Justice in the Great Hall to discuss Department of Justice efforts to combat human trafficking.

WHO:         
Attorney General Jeff Sessions;
Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand;
Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen;
Business and Community leaders from around the country.

EXPECTED SCHEDULE:

9:00 am
Welcome from Leadership
 

  • Welcome & Introduction of the Attorney General - The Honorable Rachel Brand, Associate Attorney General 
  • Opening Remarks - The Honorable Jeff Sessions, U.S. Attorney General 


9:30 am
Session I: Effective Law Enforcement  
 

  • Moderator: Pete Williams, Correspondent, NBC News 
  • Erin Nealy Cox, U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas 
  • Curtis Hill, Attorney General of Indiana 
  • Robert Moossy, Deputy Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division, U.S. Department of Justice
  • Staca Shehan, Executive Director, Case Analysis Division, National Center for Missing & Exploited Children 


10:45 am
Break

11:00 am
Law Enforcement Case Study - Greg Brooker, U.S. Attorney for the District of Minnesota 

11:45 am
Break for Lunch

1:00 pm
Session II: Restoring Freedom & Empowering Victims
 

  • Moderator: Paula Reid, Correspondent, CBS News 
  • Mary Frances Bowley, Founder and Executive Director, Wellspring Living 
  • Dr. Jordan Greenbaum, Medical Director of Child Protection Center, Children’s Healthcare Of Atlanta, Inc. 
  • Andrea Hipwell, Survivor and Advocate 
  • Geoff Rogers, Chief Executive Officer, U.S. Institute Against Human Trafficking 


2:15 pm
Session III: Engaging with the Business Community
 

  • Moderator: Dave McCleary, Rotary Club  
  • Nicole Clifton, Vice President of Public Affairs, UPS 
  • Antigone Davis, Head of Global Safety, Facebook 
  • Audra Jenkins, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, Randstad North America 
  • Shally Pannikode, Vice President of Information Technology, Anthem Inc. 
  • Richard Terry, Director of Line Operations, Delta Airlines 
  • Brent Wilton, Director of Workplace Rights, Coca Cola 


3:30 pm
Break

3:45 pm
Session IV: Discussion on Department of Justice Grant Opportunities for FY 18 and Identifying Gaps for Possible FY 19 Programs
 

  • Moderator: Beth Williams, Assistant Attorney General, Office of Legal Policy, U.S. Department of Justice
  • Robert Chapman, Deputy Director, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, U.S. Department of Justice
  • Katharine Sullivan, Principal Deputy Director, Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
  • Mary Thomas, Director of Policy, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice


4:30 pm
Closing Remarks - The Honorable Kirstjen Nielsen, Secretary of Homeland Security 

4:45 pm
Adjourn

Location: 
U.S. Department of Justice
950 Constitution Ave, NW
Washington, DC
United States
Date & Time: 
Friday, February 2, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:45pm ET
Updated November 9, 2018