Natalie Choate

Natalie Choate, an estate planner and retirement benefits attorney, is author of Life and Death: Planning for Retirement Benefits and The QPRT Manual, both leading resources for estate planning professionals. She is America’s leading speaker on estate and distribution planning for retirement benefits and has taught hundreds of seminars to audiences who want to get the most out of their IRAs, 401(k)s and other retirement plans. Learn what’s new and what’s on the horizon in estate and distribution planning for retirement as Choate explains what Congress and the IRS have done for (or to) our retirement benefits. Read more

David Rivkin

David Rivkin

Attorney David B. Rivkin, Jr. has studied the U.S. Constitution and related historical documents with scholarly rigor, and has authored incisive commentary on the critical constitutional issues of our day. Now in private practice, Rivkin’s lengthy career has been distinguished by service in the White House during two presidential terms, in both the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Department of Energy. He is a well-known writer and media commentator on matters of constitutional and international law, as well as on foreign and defense policy. Read more

Dan Abrams

Dan Abrams

Legal analyst for ABC News and substitute anchor for Good Morning America, social media entrepreneur Dan Abrams offers his trusted perspectives on today’s legal headlines and how the business world can use social media to reach their customers. Dan Abrams is CEO of Abrams Research, which connects business and the media with a specialization in social media strategy and founder/publisher of Mediaite.com, a website for news, information and opinions about print, online and broadcast media, offering original and immediate assessments of the latest news as it breaks. He is also one of the most trusted and influential legal analysts in the country who has covered the highest profile trials of the past two decades as an attorney and reporter. Former legal analyst and longtime anchor for NBC News and MSNBC, he served as the Chief Legal Analyst for NBC News prior to joining ABC. Abrams provides unique insight on the biggest legal issues of the day: from the Supreme Court to the criminal trials everyone is talking about, to President Obama’s decisions on the most significant legal matters of the day. Read more

Manny Medrano

Manny Medrano is an expert in leadership, team building, workplace diversity, motivating individual performance and overcoming adversity. He is a nationally-recognized business and professional speaker who has addressed America’s top corporations, business entities, law firms and universities, as well as non-profit organizations and government agencies. An embodiment of the American success story, Manny’s personal journey has taken him from a gang-infested barrio to the pinnacle of journalism as an Emmy-award winning network correspondent. Read more

Glenda Hatchett

Glenda Hatchett

Nobody gets results like Judge Glenda Hatchett. A visionary on the bench, she is renowned for her unique way of determining justice for thousands of today’s youth in an innovative yet authoritative manner. Known for her popular, award-winning, nationally syndicated show, Judge Hatchett, she has been lauded for her creative sentencing and powerful administration of justice. With a groundbreaking approach to courtroom television, she delivered revolutionary interventions where litigants “do time” with successful community leaders and professionals from the workforce, social activism, public service, and athletics. Read more

Robert Rebhan

Robert Rebhan

An advocate for privacy and financial security, former Detective Sergeant Robert Rebhan has spent the last 16 years coordinating fraud-prevention training, specializing in point-of-sale fraud control and merchant fraud awareness for American Express. His extraordinary knowledge of the business world and of what it takes to minimize risks and stay in business makes him one of the country’s most requested professional speakers. Rebhan motivates his audiences to review passive lifestyle and business practices and join the 21st century in a technological and common-sense fight against fraud. Read more

Jonathan Michael Bowman

Jonathan Michael Bowman

Ready to hear fresh ideas on leadership? Inspiring thoughts and advice that will resonate with your audience and inspire lasting change in their lives and organization? Jonathan Michael Bowman, Esq., delivers a unique twist on the topic of leadership. Bowman’s proven leadership principles spring from an impoverished childhood spent in homeless shelters and public housing projects – principles that he later tested in his position as Assistant Attorney General, and later Assistant Chief of the Civil Rights Section, in the Ohio Attorney General’s Office, where he displayed a natural ability to lead. Jonathan offers an insightful perspective on leadership, which he illustrates with his fine-art photography. His passion, enthusiasm, humor, and photographic art fuse into an unforgettable, moving experience. Read more

Jason Puracal

Jason Puracel

Jason Puracal is now a free man after being wrongfully imprisoned in Nicaragua for two years. Jason attributes his freedom to a global effort of people who demanded that justice be upheld. He has now returned home to the Pacific Northwest with his wife and son to begin rebuilding their lives.  Jason will continue his contributions to sustainable development, which began during his Peace Corps service in Nicaragua. He is currently studying for his Sustainable MBA degree at Bainbridge Graduate Institute, volunteering at the Innocence Project Northwest, and writing a book with his sister  Janis.

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