Loading Events

« All Events

Hybrid Hybrid Event
  • This event has passed.

IJAN Fall Conference: The Movement to Reform Youth Justice: Getting Iowa On Board

October 26, 2023 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Hybrid Hybrid Event
$10.00 – $30.00

Iowa Justice Action Network Fall Conference

The Movement to Reform Youth Justice: Getting Iowa on Board

October 26, 2023 / Cedar Valley Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 3912 Cedar Heights Drive, Cedar Falls, IA 50613 and on Zoom.

Registration fees for Zoom attendance: $15 regular/$10 student and for In-Person attendance $30 regular/$20 student (lunch included). Tickets can be purchased below.

8:30 AM Registration

9:00 AM Welcome – Al Hays, IJAN Co-Founder and Co-Chair

9:05 AM Keynote Address – Preventing Youth Incarceration – Josh Rovner, Director of Youth Justice, The Sentencing Project

10:00 AM Panel – Current State of Youth Justice in Iowa

Moderator – Lawrence Daniel, Iowa Department of Juvenile & Community Services, Black Hawk County

Rachel Antonuccio, Assistant Public Defender, Waterloo

Angela Jimenez, Attorney at Law, National Center for Youth Law

10:50 AM Break

11:10 AM Panel –Black Hawk County Youth Formerly Incarcerated

Moderator – Amy Landers, Iowa Department of Correctional Services, 2nd Judicial District, Marshalltown

12:10 Lunch break

1:00 PM Panel – Keeping Young Girls From Incarceration

Moderator TBA

Felicia Carter, Pathways Behavioral Services

Lindsay Rosenthal, Project Director, The Vera Institute

1:55 PM Break

2:00 PM Panel – Iowa Initiatives to Divert Youth

Moderator – TBA

Lawrence Daniel, IDJCS, Juvenile Justice, Black Hawk County

Marvin Spencer, IDOCS,1st Judicial District, Waterloo

Michael Landers, Assistant Principal, Central Middle School

3:00 PM Call to Action – How Do We Correct Iowa’s Juvenile Justice System?

4:00 PM Conference Ends

Sponsored By:

Iowa Justice Action Network, Inc.

The Sentencing Project

Cedar Valley Unitarian Universalist Congregation

Virtual Attendees: the Zoom link will be emailed to you after you complete your purchase.

For questions regarding this event, email info@iowajusticeactionnetwork.org



October 26, 2023
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
$10.00 – $30.00
Event Category:


Cedar Valley Unitarian Universalist Church
3912 Cedar Heights Drive
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
+ Google Map


The numbers below include tickets for this event already in your cart. Clicking "Get Tickets" will allow you to edit any existing attendee information as well as change ticket quantities.
Tickets are no longer available
Scroll to Top