Time is running out to register for “A Night at Churchill Downs”

Enjoy dinner at historic Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby. This event will begin at the conclusion of training sessions on Monday, 10/03/2016. Transportation will be provided from Louisville Marriott Downtown to historic Churchill Downs for an exciting night of simulated racing. This fun filled night includes dinner featuring Kentucky cuisine and a traditional Kentucky keepsake….


September is here, which means WWICJJ is right around the corner. The “Out of the Gate” registration has expired. The “Final Stretch” registration has been set at $279.00. Registration closes in a short few weeks so get those forms submitted to Amanda Scott at amanda.scott@ky.gov for processing. You can download the registration form on the attendance registration page….

Opening Keynote – Maryum “May May” Ali!

  Opening night, our keynote will be delivered by one of Muhammed Ali’s daughters, Maryum “May May” Ali. The eldest of Muhammad Ali’s nine children, May May was asked by her father what she thought her purpose in life was and she replied, “I want to help people.” Her efforts to help people have manifested…

Speaker Announcement – Hasan Davis

Hasan Davis has worked as an advocate, advisor, trainer and practitioner in the Justice field for more than 20 years. Hasan was appointed the first director of Lexington Kentucky’s Youth Violence Prevention Project by Mayor Pam Miller in 1997. In 1998 Hasan was appointed to the Kentucky Juvenile Justice Advisory Board and elected Chair in…

You Can Now Pay Online!

Effective immediately you can now pay online for attendance registration, exhibitor registration/Sponsorships and the Churchill Downs dinner.  Thank you, Kentucky Host Committee    

Speaker Announcement – LaShana M Harris J.D.

LaShana M, Harris, J.D., Assistant Director and PREA Compliance Officer of the Kentucky Department of Juvenile Justice has been confirmed for the 2016 WWICJJ Conference! She will be speaking on “When Correctional Staff Go Rogue: Dissecting Staff Sexual Misconduct through the Eyes of the Perpetrator.”  Don’t miss out on this special opportunity to hear Ms. Harris’ message….

WWICJJ Keynote Speaker – Tori Murden McClure

Tori Murden McClure is the President of Spalding University in Louisville, Kentucky. Prior to becoming the President of Spalding, Tori served for six years as the Vice President for External Relations, Enrollment Management, and Student Affairs. She has worked as chaplain of Boston City Hospital, as policy assistant to the Mayor of Louisville, director of…

WWICJJ Keynote Speaker – Elizabeth Smart

The Kentucky Host Committee for #WWICJJ2016 is delighted to announce Elizabeth Smart will be the keynote speaker on Monday, 10/03/2016.  Register now to ensure your spot at the conference!! The abduction of Elizabeth Smart was one of the most followed child abduction cases of our time. At the tender age of 14, just before celebrating…