2018 Agenda

Check-in, Continental Breakfast, Networking 8:00-9:00 a.m.
Welcoming remarks 9:00-9:30 a.m.
Opening Speaker 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Fair Housing:How We Got Here-Lisa Rice, President and CEO of the National Fair Housing Alliance
Break 10:30-10:45 a.m.
General Session 10:45-11:45 a.m.

An Update from the Department of Housing and Urban Development- Carlos Osegueda, Regional Director, Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO),U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

Lunch with presentation of awards and recognitions
General Session 12:15-1:15 p.m.
Fair Lending Update-Stella Adams,Chief of Equity and Inclusion for the National Community Reinvestment Coalition
Break and move to concurrent breakout sessions 1:15-1:35 p.m.
Concurrent sessions below 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Kentucky/Mississippi Ballroom Tennessee/Virginia Ballroom

Hoarding Disorder: How to Recognize It and Best Practices
Marnie Matthews, MSW, LICSW, The founder of The Clutter Movement (TCM), an online community for individuals and family members affected by clutter in addition to professionals who, through their work, come across hoarding situations

Is It Landlord/Tenant or Fair Housing: An examination of common problems facing housing providers
Nathan Lybarger, Hall and Associates
Charity Miles-Williams, Tennessee Housing Development Agency

Hey Hun! How bad do you want that heat fixed?: Sexual Harassment in Housing
Vanessa Bullock, Managing Attorney/Project Director Fair Housing, West Tennessee Legal Services
Kathy Trawick, Executive Director, Tennessee Fair Housing Council

Break and move to General Session 2:30-2:50 p.m.
General Session 2:50 - 3:50 p.m.
A panel of attorneys from the Tennessee Human Rights Commission, West Tennessee Legal Services, and Tennessee Fair Housing Council will examine trending topics and best practices
General Session and wrap up 3:50 - 4:50 p.m.
Where do we go from here?-
Judith Tackett, Director of the Metropolitan Homelessness Commission
Angela Hubbard, Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency