This year the Women’s Fund of the Stateline Community Foundation is excited to present Dr. Joy Ippolito, Anti-Human Trafficking Coordinator for the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families. Dr. Ippolito will be the keynote speaker at the October 12, 2017 Women’s Fund Annual Luncheon. Her talk, entitled “It Takes a Village: Confronting Human Trafficking in Wisconsin” will highlight local efforts and what is being done to address human trafficking in the Stateline Area. Her current position is primarily focused on sex trafficking of youth in Wisconsin.
Dr. Ippolito holds an Ed.D in Human Development and Education and an Ed.M. in Prevention Science & Practice from Harvard University. She also has an M.A. from the School of Social Service Administration at the University of Chicago, and a B.S. in Psychology from Loyola University Chicago.