Previous commUNITY Dialogue Series Speakers

Fall 2016 Speakers

Petra L. Doan
Professor of Urban and Regional Planning
Florida State University

Tyler McCreary
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography
Florida State University

Tyra Ferrell & Diop Kamau
Founders of

Carol S. Weissert
LeRoy Collins Eminent Scholar and Professor of Political Science
Florida State University

Laura Osteen & Amber Hampton
Center for Leadership & Social Change
Florida State University

Fall 2015 Speakers

Antonio Cuyler
Assistant professor of arts administration
FSU College of Fine Arts

Toby Parks
Associate Director
FSU College of Education's Center for Postsecondary Education

Mark Schlakman
Center Program Director
Center for the Advancement of Human Rights

D'Anna Osceola
Executive Assistant
Florida Governors Council on Indian Affairs


Spring 2015 Speakers

Megan Doherty
Principal Planner
Tallahassee-Leon County Planning Department

Talbot D'Alemberte
President Emeritus
Florida State University

Rashad Morgan
Senior Rehabilitation Specialist
Florida Division of Blind Service

Jill Pable
Department of Interior Design
Florida State University


Fall 2014 Speakers

David Perry
Assistant Vice President of Public Safety

Bruce Manciagli
Social Entrepreneur in Residence
College of Social Sciences & Public Policy

Stephanie Beckingham
Big Bend Homeless Coalition

Carol Edwards
Big Bend Community Based Care


Spring 2014 Speakers

Jose E. Rodriguez, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine at FSU
HEAL: Humanism Evolving through Arts and Literature

Maritza Reyes, J.D., LL.M.
Associate Professor of Law at FAMU
Today's Immigration

Rhea Lathan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of English at FSU
The New Jim Crow and the (Post) Race Myth


Fall 2013 Speakers

Petra Salomon
Florida Governor's Council on Indian Affairs
Laguna Pueblo: A Cultural Glimpse

Julianna Baggott
FSU Film School
Transgender Advocacy

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