Conference Exhibitors Page Content Exhibitors AmeriCorps VISTAwww.nationalservice.gov - 202-606-6855Liz Jung, email@example.comAmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) is a national service program designed specifically to fight poverty. Authorized in 1964 and founded as Volunteers in Service to America in 1965, VISTA was incorporated into the AmeriCorps network of programs in 1993. VISTA has been on the front lines in the fight against poverty in America for over 50 years.BOLD Summitwww.gallowayschool.org/BOLD - -Hosted by The Galloway School in Atlanta, Georgia, BOLD Summit is an annual gathering of passionate educators of color who are looking to grow in their careers and make an impact on education through leadership in an independent school.CalWest Educators Placementhttp://www.calwesteducators.com/ - (818) 906-2972-Connecting educators with independent schools is our passion. Experience our commitment to diversity, professionalism, and personal attention. Are you curious about your future options? Contact us to explore the possibilities. Sponsor of the PoCC Leadership Institute for People of Color and Women.Carney, Sandoe & Associateshttp://www.carneysandoe.com/ - 617-542-0260-CS&A provides faculty and administrator recuirtment, leadership search, and strategic consulting services to independent, international, and like-kind schools. Founded in 1977, CS&A is recognized as the preeminent recruiter of teachers and administrators. Sponsor of the master class with David J. Johns.Debby Irving Racial Justice Educator & Writerwww.debbyirving.com - firstname.lastname@example.orgKeynotes, workshops, and consulting designed to inspire, educate and support community members, especially those who are white, engaging in diversity, inclusion, and equity initiatives.Defamationwww.defamationtheplay.com - email@example.comDEFAMATION is a riveting courtroom drama that challenges our common perceptions about race, class, and religion and the twist is - your audience is the jury. The performance is followed by a facilitated post show discussion to allow your audience to process and continue the conversation about the issues raised in the play and in our society. Educator's Allywww.educatorsally.com - 914-666-6323-Educator’s Ally connects teachers, administrators, and senior leaders with independent schools. Founded in 1975, EA has a highly personalized approach to recruiting and is a trusted ally for both schools and candidates. Careful and thoughtful work is their trademark. Sponsor of Rinku Sen's general session speech. Farm & Wilderness Foundationwww.farmandwilderness.org - firstname.lastname@example.orgFarm & Wilderness runs eight residential summer camps serving children ages 9-17 and a day camp for younger children on its 2,000-acre campus in Plymouth, Vt. Farm & Wilderness also operates an organic farm and retreat facility for community groups. Through experiential, outdoor education, F&W's summer camps share the Quaker values of simplicity, peace, integrity, community, and equity.FJ Preston Intentional Ascensionhttp://fjpreston.com/ - email@example.comEverything begins with the right mindset. It is our thoughts (and actions) that decide if we succeed or not. We offer books, films, workshops, and empowerment/cultural tees that increase cultural competence, introduce intentional success strategies/techniques, and encourage self-esteem and self-confidence.Gene Batiste Consultinghttp://genebatisteconsulting.com/ - -Drawing on 20 years of experience and expertise in helping leaders and groups create value, I focus on supporting the visualization and realization of building and sustaining diverse, inclusive, and equitable independent school communities. I am also engaged is providing consultation and support in the areas of governance, leadership, and professional development. Sponsor of the general session speaker Richard Blanco. George Miller – Child Advocacy Artistgemartstudio.com - firstname.lastname@example.orgArtist George E. Miller creates art that inspires the spirit of learning, embraces the beauty of diversity and gives vision to our most positive thoughts and beliefs. His message will enlighten, educate and lift your spirit. Purchase small affordable 12X18 autographed prints you can carry home or order large 22X28 prints to decorate your home or office.Grand Canyon University https://www.gcu.edu/ - -Founded in 1949, Grand Canyon University is a private, Christian university with more than 160 academic programs and more than 100 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral online degrees within a dynamic learning environment for both traditional students and working professionals. Our classes involve engaging interaction with classmates and individual attention from faculty who care about student success.Harvard Kennedy Schoolhttps://www.hks.harvard.edu/ - 617-495-8538 OSDI@hks.harvard.eduHarvard Kennedy School (HKS) offers graduate degree programs designed to meet the needs of students at various stages of their academic and professional careers. Graduates of HKS are equipped with the conceptual framework and the specific skills they will need to be successful leaders in public service. Nemnet Minority Recruitmentwww.nemnet.com - 888-919-1112-Nemnet, est. 1994, is a national diversity recruitment and consulting firm committed to assisting schools & organizations in the recruitment of diverse teachers and administrators. Each year, Nemnet serves over 350 Schools, assists over 2000 Candidates, posts over 1000 Jobs, sponsors 5 Regional Diversity Career Fairs and more! The difference between commitment and concern. Nobis Projectwww.nobisproject.org - email@example.comWe provide educators with the tools, knowledge and confidence to engage their students in social-justice thinking as well as globally focused, service-learning projects.People of Color in Independent Schools - Atlanta (PoCIS ATL) - firstname.lastname@example.orgPeople of Color in Independent Schools Atlanta (PoCIS ATL) is a group of independent school faculty and staff in the Atlanta area that supports teachers and staff of color in independent schools. We provide a safe space for people of color to address the ideas of race, ethnicity, and culture as it pertains to schools in this region. Through networking, professional development, education, and mentorship, we aim to build a stronger, more informed network among Atlanta area schools.Quiet Elegancequietelegancedesigns.com - email@example.comQuiet Elegance offers a selection of unique, exotic jewelry and accessories that reflect personality. Their jewelry is high-quality and handcrafted locally or imported specially. Road to Racial Justice Board Gamewww.roadtoracialjustice.org - firstname.lastname@example.orgFilmmaker (Never Give Up! Ama’s Journey to Freedom on the Underground Railroad), game maker (Road to Racial Justice “Board” Game), and educator Kesa Kivel offers free, acclaimed, social justice resources. http://pocc.nais.org/Documents/RoadToRJ_Flyer.pdfSearch Associateswww.searchassociates.com - 415-747-7929 email@example.comSearch Associates is the leading recruiting agency in international education. In over 25 years, we have assisted over 32,000 educators, including 500 school heads, find jobs in top international schools around the world. Working with more than 650 member schools, Search Associates provides quality recruitment and consulting services, including head of school and leadership searches. StratéGeniushttp://www.strategenius.org/ - -StratéGenius is a leader in helping schools diversify at the faculty/staff and particularly at leadership levels. We take pride in providing high-quality personalized service for our members, with mentoring and advocacy for our candidates. In following our candidates through their careers, we have structured coaching and career outlook guidance services. StratéGenius also consults on complex institutional equity, diversity and inclusion issues, serving our member independent schools and other small educational nonprofits. Sponsor of Bryan Stevenson's general session speech.Teacher Transformation Institutewww.MyTeacherTransformation.com - firstname.lastname@example.orgThe Teacher Transformation Institute provides premier professional development for teachers, administrators, and counselors with culturally relevant instructional strategies. Our seminars are dynamic, active, and engaging as we demonstrate the keys to educational excellence with clear and practical solutions and pathways to academic excellence. The Middlebury Bread Loaf School of Englishhttp://www.middlebury.edu/blse - -The Middlebury Bread Loaf School of English is an intensive summer graduate program offering rigorous and innovative courses in literature, pedagogy, creative writing, and theater arts at campuses in Vermont, Santa Fe, and Oxford, UK.The White Privilege Conferencewww.whiteprivilegeconference.com - email@example.comWPC is a conference that examines challenging concepts of privilege and oppression and offers solutions and team building strategies to work toward a more equitable world.Transcend www.transcendeducation.org - firstname.lastname@example.org Transcend is a national nonprofit that leads innovation in school design in close partnership with visionary school operators around the country. We focus on innovation in every aspect of the holistic design of schools -- from the aims of school, to students’ experience, to the use of time, to the roles of educators and families and surrounding communities, to physical space, and much more -- to prepare all students for far greater success in the 21st century.Wolfman Productionshttp://wolfmanproductions.com/ - email@example.com Our speakers shape thoughts and beliefs, warm hearts, challenge paradigms, ignite passions, question behaviors, and, through their engagements with audiences, transform lives. Wolfman Productions is fully committed to the idea that we can make the world a better place.