The Schedule


Saturday, October 23

9AM -3PM (Easter Standard Time)

8:50am-9:00am

Pre-Show

"Let America Be America Again" By Langston Hughes

Presenter: Madisan P. Bryant, "Monday Mornings with Maddie B"

9:00am-9:10am

Welcome & Introductions

Hosts: Dominique McBride, The Dom McBride Brand &

Michelle McGregor, MAM Enterprises

9:10am-10:10am

Innocence Panel

A panel of exonerees will share their personal experiences on being wrongfully imprisoned for years and life after exoneration.

10:15am-10:45am

Prison Fellowship

Presenter: Rev. Andrew Brashier, Faith-Based Outreach Manager

10:50am-11:20am

Interdenominational Panel

A panel of pastors and faith leaders from across the country will come together to discuss the role of faith in social justice.

11:25am-11:45am

Justice Warriors Academy

Presenter: Ndidi Amadi, JD

11:50am-12:20pm

Innocence Spotlight

Presenters: Kevin Harrington, Justice Group Consulting Firm, LLC &

Angelia Bills, Eagles Productions, LLC

12:25pm-1:00pm

Equal Justice Initiative

Presenter: Benjamin Schaefer, EJI Staff Attorney

1:05pm-1:30pm

Safe & Just Michigan

Presenter: Ronnie Waters, Community Engagement Specialist

1:30pm-2:00pm

Families Against Mandatory Minimums

Presenter: Molly Gill, Vice-President of Policy

2:05pm - 2:30pm

2021 Advocate of Justice Awards Ceremony

Honorees: Clergy for Prison Reform (Jackson, MS), Center for Wrongful Convictions (Chicago, IL), Tonya Roberson Ministries (Detroit, MI), & Professor Imran Syed (Ann Arbor, MI).

2:30pm-2:50pm

Wayne County Conviction Integrity Unit

Presenter: Valerie Newman, Director

2:50pm-3:00pm

National Call to Action