Articles From June 2015

  • 2015 SWAN/IL Summer Statewide Keynote Speaker

    “Troubled Teen to Teacher of the Year" was the headline when Dr. Debra Peppers was one of only five inducted into the National Teachers' Hall of Fame.  Dr. Peppers will speak at the morning general session of the 2015 SWAN/IL Summer Statewide Meeting on June 23 at the Lancaster Host & Convention Center.  The title of her talk will be “Someone’s Hero.”

    A university instructor and TV/radio host, Debra has authored and co-authored ...

    Posted on June 10th, 2015
  • 23rd Annual Pennsylvania Permanency Conference Keynote Speaker

    Travis Lloyd’s inspirational story will be the closing keynote address at the Statewide Adoption and Permanency Network’s 23rd Annual Pennsylvania Permanency Conference on Friday, June 26, 2015. 

    Having experienced and overcome foster homes, homeless shelters and a stay in an adolescent mental health unit enables Travis to offer hope, not only to audiences across the country, but to his own community.  As a former hopeless youth who feared his lifestyle would lead ...

    Posted on June 10th, 2015