2019 Speakers & Presenters2019-09-18T04:37:20+00:00

2019 Speakers & Presenters

Sharon Hawks

Mrs. Sharon Hawks is the owner and director of the Nutrition and Diabetes Education Center, in Glenn Dale, Maryland outside of Washington D.C. She is a registered dietitian/nutritionist and one of the 19,000 elite certified diabetes educators in the U.S. Mrs. Hawks received [...]

Tyesha Peak

Tyesha Peak, wife and mother of two amazing sons, is a survivor of many of life’s storms. Tyesha is an advocate for homeless families, working with Urban Ministry Center of Charlotte and Charlotte Family Housing. Due to her own struggles with homelessness and [...]

Magon Saunders

Diabetes Educator, Author, Health Coach, Registered and Licensed Dietitian Dr. Magon M. Saunders, diabetes educator, author, health coach, registered and licensed dietitian presently serves as a Program Development Consultant in the Program Implementation Branch of the Division of Diabetes Translation at the Centers [...]

Donna Mitchell

Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) and President/CEO of Covenant Counseling & Consultation Services, LLC Donna Mitchell is a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) and President/CEO of Covenant Counseling & Consultation Services, LLC, which is a licensed Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facility in [...]

Dr. Simon Blanc

Cancer Researcher and board-certified in internal medicine, medical oncology/hematology with special interest in public policy, patient advocacy and cancer care delivery to patients Dr. Simon Blanc is board-certified in internal medicine, medical oncology/hematology with special interest in public policy, patient advocacy and cancer [...]

Alice Freeman

Trailblazer and Registered Naturopath with the American Naturopathic Medical Certification Board Alice M. Freeman has a B.S. Degree in Nutritional Counseling, M.A. Degree in Christian Education (M.A.C.E.), currently enrolled in the Doctorate program at the Samuel DeWitt Proctor School of Theology of Virginia [...]