The Wisconsin Alliance for Drug Endangered Children, in conjunction with the National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children, will hold their annual statewide conference in La Crosse, Wisconsin, on July 16-18, 2019.


Dates & Times

July 16, 2019:  8:00am – 5:00pm – Registration for Conference

8:30am – 11:30am – Leaders Meeting

1:00pm – 5:00pm – Conference Day 1

July 17, 2019: 8:00am – 5:00pm – Conference Day 2

July 18, 2019: 8:00am – 12:00pm – Conference Day 3

Speaker Topics

Keynote: “Through the Eyes of a Child”, Jerry Moe, National Director Children’s Program, Betty Ford Center

Jerry Moe is the National Director of the Children’s Program at the Betty Ford Center, part of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation. An Advisory Board Member of the National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACoA), he is an author, lecturer, and trainer on issues for children and families hurt by addiction. In 2013, he received the Mona Mansell Award and the Father Joseph C. Martin Award. His latest book is Through a Child’s Eyes: Understanding Addiction and Recovery. Moe received the 2005 America Honors Recovery Award from the Johnson Institute, and the 2000 Ackerman/Black Award from NACoA for “significantly improving the lives of children of alcoholics in the United States and around the world.”

Closing Plenary: Carlton Hall

Carlton Hall is the President and CEO of Carlton Hall Consulting LLC, a multi-faceted, full-service consulting firm designed to provide customized solutions and enable measurable change for communities, organizations, families and individuals. Carlton spent twelve years with the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) serving in several leadership positions and including most recently, Acting Vice President, Training Operations, and Acting Director for CADCA’s National Coalition Institute. Carlton is one of the primary architects of CADCA’s National Coalition Academy. The Academy, a year-long coalition development program, is designed to increase the effectiveness of communities in drug demand reduction producing population level outcomes. With more than 25 years experience in the fields of government relations, social services and prevention science, Carlton first gained national prominence as a Communities That Care® Project Manager, for the Channing Bete Company. He was a Communities That Care® trainer/senior consultant with Channing Bete Company for four years. He received his Master’s in Human Services from Lincoln University in Pennsylvania.