About the speakers
Dr. Bradley Wolfe (he/him) is an award-winning communication instructor at Ridgewater College in Hutchinson, and he has been teaching college communication courses since 2014. He currently serves on the boards of MN ADOPT and BlueSky Charter School. Bradley has previously served as Executive Director of a small nonprofit and as the Southwest Minnesota Regional Coordinator for the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits. In addition to his expertise in racial equity, his academic work includes publications and conference presentations on service-learning, nonprofit leadership, and video games.
Erika Sletten, MSW, LICSW, began her professional career in child protection work for Faribault and Martin County Human Services. Later, she became the Corporate Social Service Director for The Thro Company, along with facilitating the Ethics Committee. She has also worked in hospice, home care, and bereavement services at the New Ulm Medical Center (Allina Health). At Allina, she was also on the Ethics Committee and completed the Ethics Consult Training (a 12-week program). Erika is passionate about reaching a deeper understanding of ethical dilemmas that occur in social work practice, and she has been providing trainings on ethics, self-care, mindfulness, and supervision for practicum students for over five years.