Keynote Speakers


Dr. Trish Hatch

Dr. Calvin MackieTrish Hatch, Ph.D., one of the foremost national and statewide leaders in the school counseling profession, will deliver the opening keynote address and celebration. School counselors from around the country voice their appreciation for Dr. Hatch’s training saying, “her love for school counseling, her energy and the real-life application she brings to her presentations changed the way I do counseling.”  Trish Hatch is a Professor at San Diego State University (SDSU), where she served as Director of the School Counseling Program from 2004 until 2015.  She is the best-selling author of The Use of Data in School Counseling: Hatching Results for Students, Programs, and the Profession (2014).  She is also the co-author of Evidence-Based School Counseling: Making a Difference with Data-Driven Practices (Dimmitt, Carey & Hatch, 2007), the ASCA National Model: A Framework for School Counseling Programs, Hatching Results for Elementary School Counseling: Implementing Core Curriculum and Other Tier 1 Activities (Hatch, Duarte, & De Gregorio, 2018), and, most recently, P3H: Pilots, Passengers, Prisoners, & Hijackers (Hatch, 2018).