16th National School Social Work Conferencesm
Opening Keynote Speaker: Dr. Michael Pritchard
Dr. Michael Pritchard is a nationally acclaimed keynote speaker praised by the Wall Street Journal, CNN and Time for his ability to use humor to inspire and educate his audiences. Drawing from his counseling background, Michael began to use humor to inspire, teach communication skills, anger management, diversity, conflict resolution and overcoming burnout and stress. As a professional comedian, he has performed with Robin Williams, Jay Leno, Jerry Seinfeld, The Tonight Show and has performed a variety of voices for Star Wars and cartoons. For over 35 years, Michael has traveled the country, wowing his youthful audiences while spreading his message of good choices, personal responsibility, and respect for others. Some of his programs include: Big Changes/Big Choices, Peace Talks, Life Steps, Saving Our Schools, The Power of Choice, etc. Past awards include: President's Volunteer Action Award, Office of the Attorney General Commendation, Duveneck Humanitarian Award and the California Probation Officer of the Year. You won't want to miss hearing him! For more information, check out his website!
Opening Keynote Speaker: Dr. Michael Pritchard. "T.E.A.M. Together Everyone and Anyone Matters"