2017 Nancy Latimer Convening for Children and Youth

Congratulations to this years Nancy Award and Legislative Champion honorees!

Todd Otis, Think Small

Carol Miller, Hennepin County

TraNecia Sylvester, Parent Advocate

Representative Dave Pinto, Minnesota House of Representatives

Representative Jenifer Loon, Minnesota House of Representatives

2017 Nancy Latimer Honorees


This year’s event focused on whole child, healthy development and how it directly links to positive outcomes and school readiness.  Topics addressed the importance of physical health, oral health, social-emotional and cognitive aspects of development.

Highlighted Speakers:  2017_NancyLatimer_Panelist Bios

  • Frank Forsberg, Greater Twin Cities United Way
  • Dr. Heather Winesett, M.D., St. Luke’s Pediatric Associates
  • Commissioner Dr. Edward Ehlinger, M.D., Minnesota Dept. of Health
  • Kamyala Howard, Independent Consultant 
  • Molly Greenman, The Family Partnership
  • Skip Ferris, Head Start – Virginia