Therapist, Advocate, CEO of BridgeHope
Jessa Crisp, survivor turned advocate, shares her trafficking journey to inspire healing. Jessa uses her childhood experience of severe abuse and trafficking to illustrate both the stark realities of trafficking, and the truth that healing transformation is possible.
After her escape and recovery process, Jessa earned her M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling as a step towards her dream of obtaining a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology.In addition to making some of the best lattes in Colorado, Jessa is the co-founder and CEO of BridgeHope, an anti-trafficking non-profit within the Denver-metro area and was recently appointed by the Governor of Colorado onto the Colorado Human Trafficking Council.
Jessa inspires others through speaking engagements around the world, gives hope through mentoring other survivors of human trafficking, and provides high quality training and consultation services to both NGO’s and government agencies.
Known as a dynamic, engaging speaker, Joe Mull teaches leaders and business owners how to be better bosses and create destination workplaces.
He is the author of 3 books: Cure for the Common Leader, No More Team Drama, and his latest, Employalty: How to Ignite Commitment and Keep Top Talent in the New Age of Work. He is the host of the popular Boss Better Now podcast and founder of the BossBetter Leadership Academy.
Joe previously served as head of Learning & Development for Physician Services at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), where he directed learning strategy and implementation for one of the largest physician groups in the U.S.: over 9,000 employees across 500+ locations. Prior to his years of service in healthcare, Joe spent a decade working in leadership and program development roles in student affairs in higher education.
Business Expert, Author of "Superpower!
Ford Saeks specializes in helping businesses find, attract and keep their customers. A true entrepreneur, Ford has been actively involved in the successful growth and leadership operations of multiple business ventures in a variety of industries, including many of the Fortune 1000 Companies.
As the author of four books, including the popular release, "Superpower! How to Think, Act and Perform with Less Effort and Better Results," Ford is widely recognized for his insights on business success, Internet marketing, customer engagement, lead generation, social influence, and helping people be accountable for their personal and professional results.
Ford speaks to many thousands each year, presenting worldwide to business audiences ranging from entrepreneurs, franchise owners and staff, CEO's & executive leadership teams, and associations. His extensive background and wisdom in the business world and the Internet provides his clients with unique advantages.