BMCC XII FACULTY



BEN ATHERTON-ZEMAN   International speaker and performer


LUNDY BANCROFT, Author of Why Does He Do That, The Batterer as Parent, and other books, articles, and presentations on battering dynamics


LEE BARNETT  Formerly incarcerated protective mother whose story was covered by CBS News 48 Hours and by the media in Australia


DIANNE BARTLOW

DARA CARLIN  Domestic Violence Survivor, Advocate & Protective Mother


RHONDA LEE CASE   Protective mother


PHYLLIS CHESLER  Author, Mothers on Trial


HOLLY COLLINS   Protective Mother


JENNIFER COLLINS  Child Advocate, Leader of Courageous Kids

MICHAELA DEMING, ESQ.  Attorney


NANCY S. ERICKSON, ESQ.  Attorney, Law Professor, Author


ROSE GARRITY


BARRY GOLDSTEIN, ESQ.   Author/Editor of four books on battering and custody\ 


MAUDE GORMAN  Miss Massachusetts World


MO THERESE HANNAH, Ph.D.  Chair, BMCC

   

DANA HANUSZCZAK    Organizer, Voices of Women Organizing Project


KEITH HARMON SNOW   Author, Worst Interests of the Child


STORMY HAYES   Protective Mother


TOBY KLEINMAN, ESQ.   Child custody expert and author


LIANE LEEDOM   Author, Just Like His Father


DORCHEN LEIDHOLDT   Director, Center for Battered Women’s Legal Services, Sanctuary
for Families, NYC


PATRICE LENOWITZ  Advocate and activist, Founder, The Nurtured Parent


DOREEN LUDWIG  Protective Mother, Author of “Motherless America: Confronting Welfare’s Fatherhood  Custody Program,” Advocate, Founder of “Mothers Against Court Custody Abuse/MACCAbuse”www.MACCAbuse.org


RENEE MAZER, ESQ.   Attorney, Protective Mother


MARILEE MCLEAN   DV Advocate, Author, Prosecuted But Not Silenced

LISA MEHOS   Certified Yoga Instructor; Teach Love NYC, Protective Mother


LILIANE HELLER MILLER   Vice-Chair, BMCC


PATRICIA MITCHELL    Professional Photographer and Founder of "Patricia's Children",  a non-profit giving a voice to innocent parents/victims of CPS and foster children (web site in process).  See her article, The Comprehensive CPS Report April 2016; find her info at https://citizensagainstcps.com.
 

WENDY MURPHY, ESQ.   Author, And Justice For Some, law professor, victims' advocate and TV commentator


ELSA NEWMAN, ESQ.    Attorney, Advocate, Author, and Former incarcerated Protective Mother


HOPE NEWTON, Parent Advocate, Organizer, Voices of Women Organizing Project


ELIZABETH A. RICHTER    ADA Advocate/Writer/Teacher


KATHLEEN RUSSELL    Founding Executive Director, Center for Judicial Excellence;

                                             President, Kathleen Russell Consulting

TOM SHANAHAN, ESQ.   NYC Based Civil Rights Attorney


ANNE STEVENSON  Journalist  


ANITA TARNAI  Educator, Protective Mother


KAYTE THOMAS  Advocate, Clinical Social Worker, Protective Mother


​LISA A. TIESZEN, MA, LICSW   Project Director of the Advocate Education & Support Project (AESP) at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston


DEANNE UPSON  Protective Mother


CONNIE VALENTINE   Co-Founder, California Protective Parents Association and Mothers of Lost Children


GARLAND WALLER Professor; Producer, Small Justice and No Way Out But One


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​​​​The 12th Annual Battered Mothers Custody Conference May 6th - 8th, 2016  Albany, NY