National Host Committee

Carmen Ashley, MPH, CHES
Capacity Building Team Lead, Division of Adolescent and School Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


JoAnn Bartoletti
Executive Director, National Association of Secondary School Principals


Betty DeGeneres
National LGBT Rights Activist & mother of Ellen DeGeneres


LZ Granderson
ESPN Columnist and CNN Contributor


Kris Hayashi; Transgender Law CenterKris Hayashi
Executive Director, Transgender Law Center


Dolores Huerta
President of the Dolores Huerta Foundation

American Academy of PediatricsLynn Hunt, M.D.
American Academy of Pediatrics
Chair, Section on LGBT Health & Wellness


Earvin "EJ" Johnson III
Son of Magic and Cookie Johnson and student at NYU


Kate Kendell, Esq.
Executive Director, National Center for Lesbian Rights


Becky Pringle
Vice President, National Education Association



Lacey Rosenbaum
Director, Safe and Supportive Schools Project, American Psychological Association


Scott Sapperstein
Assistant Vice President, AT&T


Linda Spears
Vice President of Policy and Public Affairs, Child Welfare League of America


Richard Yep
Chief Executive Officer, American Counseling Association