National Association of Attorneys General

National Association of Attorneys General National Association of Attorneys General

2018 Presidential Initiative Summit: Kansas AG Derek Schmidt

Tuesday, April 16, 2018

Opening Remarks

Derek Schmidt, NAAG President and Kansas Attorney General

Opening Address

Roberta Flowers, Co-Director, Center for Excellence in Elder Law, Stetson University College of Law

Fiduciary Relationships: Guardians, Conservators, & Power of Attorney

Derek Schmidt, NAAG President and Kansas Attorney General
Diane Daigle, Special Assistant Attorney General, Elder Abuse Chief, Rhode Island Attorney General’s Office
Steven Karrer, Deputy Attorney General, Fraud and Abuse Litigation Division, Kansas Attorney General’s Office
Gerina Whethers, Executive Director, Office of Senior Protection and Mediation, Kentucky
Attorney General's Office

Lunch with Guest Speaker

Edward Hutchison, Director, Traffic and Officer Safety, National Sheriffs’ Association and Executive Director, National Association of Triads, Inc. (NATI)

Investigation/Prosecution of Elder Physical Abuse & Neglect

Meg Heap, District Attorney, Chatham County, Georgia

AG Offices’ Innovative Efforts in Prevention, Education, and Outreach in Senior Consumer Protection

Michael G. Bailey, Chief Deputy, Arizona Attorney General’s Office
Robert Follis, Assistant Attorney General, Florida Attorney General’s Office
Don Ravenna, Executive Director, Seniors Vs. Crime
James Renner, Assistant Attorney General, Vermont Attorney General’s Office

Wednesday, April 17, 2018

Welcome Remarks

Derek Schmidt, NAAG President and Kansas Attorney General

Richard B. Myers, Kansas State University President, Retired General

The Medical Dynamics of Aging

Laura A. Mosqueda, MD, FAAFP, AGSF, Interim Dean, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California

Inter-agency Hurdles: How to Keep the Lines of Communication Open

Ellen F. Rosenblum, Oregon Attorney General
Ellen Klem, Director of Consumer Outreach and Education, Oregon Attorney General’s Office
Zora Manjencich, Special Counsel, Child & Family Protection Division, Arizona Attorney General’s Office
Scott Teter, First Assistant Attorney General, Corporate Oversight Division-Criminal,
Michigan Attorney General’s Office

Detecting, Preventing, Investigating, & Prosecuting Elder Abuse Cases: Federal Agencies & States Working Together


Peter Kilmartin, Rhode Island Attorney General
Naomi Karp, Senior Policy Analyst, Office for Older Americans, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Andy Mao, Deputy Director, Commercial Litigation Branch, Civil Division, U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and Coordinator, Elder Justice Initiative, DOJ
Patti Poss, Senior Attorney, Division of Marketing Practices, Bureau of Consumer Protection, Federal Trade Commission

Who's My AG?

Find the attorney general who represents you.

Meetings & Trainings

Stay informed of NAAG meetings and the NAGTRI trainings we offer.

AG Spotlight

Adam Paul Laxalt, Nevada Attorney General

Adam Paul Laxalt is the attorney general of Nevada.