Senator Teresa Fedor (D-Toledo) and Representative Tavia Galonski (D-Akron) host the 10th Annual Human Trafficking Awareness Day at the Ohio Statehouse.
This year's focus is on the opioid crisis and how it impacts and elevates the risk of human trafficking in Ohio.
Moderators: Senator Teresa Fedor & Dr. Celia Williamson
-Renee Jones, Founder & CEO, NEO Human Trafficking Law Clinic, Renee Jones Empowerment Center
-Maureen Guirguis, Director, NEO Human Trafficking Law Clinic, Renee Jones Empowerment Center
-Theresa Flores, Human Trafficking Survivor, Best Selling Author, Founder of the S.O.A.P Project
-Michelle Hannan, Divisional Social Services Director, The Salvation Army
-Scott Arnold, Executive Director, Gracehaven, Central Ohio Youth for Christ
-Sophia Papadimos, Anti-Trafficking Coordinator, Ohio Department of Public Safety
-Christopher Stollar, Board Member of She Has A Name and Author of The Black Lens Novel
-Megan Mattimoe, Founder, Executive Director and Staff Attorney, Advocating Opportunity
-Barbara Freeman, Human Trafficking Survivor, Founder, The Freeman Project