Summit Resources

2016 PLI Summit Event App 

Summit resources and networking connections are still available using the Presdo app. To log-in, use the email address you used to register for the 2016 PLI Summit as your username. Email Patrice if you don't remember which email to use. If you haven't accessed the app before, use the "get password" tool to create a password. 

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2016 PLI Summit Presentation Slide Decks 

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 (Summit Day 1)

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General Sessions

Tweet: Keynote Address: The Overhead Myth
Speaker: Jacob Harold, CEO, GuideStar

Two-Generational Approaches to Strengthening Families 
Wendy Camilla Blackwell, Senior Manager, Practitioners Leadership Institute, Center for Urban Families

Panelist Responses:
Two-Generational Approaches to Strengthening Families
Panelist: Nisha Patel, Director, Office of Family Assistance, Administration for Children and Families, Department of Health and Human Services

Two-Generational Approaches to Strengthening Families
Panelist: Paula Sammons,
Program Officer, Family Economic Security, W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Social Movement Luncheon (picture slide show)
Joe Jones, CEO and Founder, Center for Urban Families

Adam Jackson, CEO, Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle
Civ Jones, Hip Hop Activist
JaMar Jones, Founder, Six Point Pictures and Good News Baltimore
Faraji Muhammad, Radio Host of “Listen Up,” 88.9 WEAA FM   
Tiffany Welch, Community Engagement and Event Production Consultant

Presentation of Findings: Demonstrating Impact in Baltimore
Speaker: Anirban Basu, Chairman and CEO, Sage Policy Group

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

Trauma in Military Families
Presenter: Katrina Johnson, Founder and CEO, Horizon Outreach

Coping with Grief: The Impact of Homicide in African American Families
Presenter: Tanya Sharpe, University of Maryland School of Social Work

Helping Fathers and Families Work
Guy Bowling, Program Manager, Father Project, Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota
Sean Robinson, Interim Manager, Education & Skills Training, Center for Urban Families

Building the Bridge between Child Support and Fatherhood Programs
Gerald Ford,
Training and Technical Assistance Manager, Practitioners Leadership Institute, Center for Urban Families
Vernon Wallace, Program Manager, Baltimore Responsible Fatherhood Project, Centerfor Urban Families

2016 PLI Summit Presentation Slide Decks 

Thursday, April 7, 2016 (Summit Day 2)

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

Creating Healing Spaces
Creating Healing Spaces
Patricia Cobb, Artist Circle

Creating Healing Spaces Jan Desper Peters, CEO, Black Mental Health Alliance

Nneka Nnomdi, The Living Well

Children of Incarcerated Parents
Presenter: Tiffaney Parkman, Ph.D., Lecturer, University of Baltimore College of Public Affairs, School of Health and Human Services

Parenting in a Violent World
Presenter: Patrick Patterson, MSW, MPH, Manager, National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse, Senior Manager, ICF International

Handling Your Relationship “Baggage”
Gerald Ford,
 Training and Technical Assistance Manager, Practitioners Leadership Institute, Center for Urban Families
Courtney Harris, Program Manager, Couples Advancing Together, Center for Urban Families

Sep 9
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