Health & Human Service Conference



2020 Conference Save the Dates!

Wednesday - Friday October 7 - 9, 2020
Duluth Entertainment & Convention Center (DECC)

2019 Conference Memento

Important Dates 2020:
January 2 - February 28: Champion and Advocate Sponsor registration
March 1: Ally Sponsor registration opens. Remains open until full
June 1 - July 31: Early Bird Attendee Registration
August 1 - September 25: Conference Registration

2019 Conference Materials

2019 Conference Keynote Speaker

Ellie Krug

Ellen (Ellie) Krug (pronounced “Kroog”), writer, lawyer, human and author of “Getting to be Ellen: A Memoir about Love, Honesty and Gender Change” will be our 2019 keynote speaker.

Ellie currently speaks, trains and consults on diversity and inclusion topics to governmental entities, court systems, corporations, law firms, social service organizations, as well as colleges and universities. A hopeless idealist, Ellie has presented her diversity and inclusion program, “Gray Area Thinking”™ across the country. Her monthly newsletter “The Ripple” can be found on her website at

Past Conferences

2019 Sponsors


Michelle Nelson
Organizational Development Specialist