Todd Denny is an author, national speaker, music video director and music producer. He has conducted over 1000 lectures, training's and educational workshops in universities, with Native American tribes, public schools, and a variety of other community settings. Todd's Music Mentor Academies program has been featured on NPR twice and received the 2009 national award for best media awareness campaign from the National Council on problem Gambling. His worked has been supported by the National Science Foundation, the National Geographic Society and the U.S. Department of Educations; Gear Up Program.
He has appeared on "Entertainment Tonight" and was featured in the award winning, PBS television documentary, "Date Rape: A Different Set of Rules." His Book; Unexpected Allies: Men Who Stop Rape is used on campuses across America.
Todd received his MSW in school and mental health curriculum's from the University of Illinois, where he founded the campus organization "Men Against Rape". As a U of I staff member, he designed and facilitated curriculum for health promotion and violence prevention programs. Todd also worked at a Women's Place Shelter in Urbana, Illinois and at Safeplace Rape/Relief Women's Shelter in Olympia, Washington.
Todd Denny has presented programs at:
COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES
The University of Washington The University of Illinois Washington State University The Evergreen State College, Olympia, Washington The University of Oregon University of California, Riverside University of California, Sacramento University of San Diego University of Wisconsin New Mexico State University University of Idaho Western New Mexico University Idaho State University University of South Alabama University of Missouri Miami University University of Nevada-Las Vegas Missouri Southern State St. Louis University St. Louis Community College Washington University Earlham College Austin Peay State University Dixie State College of Utah Indiana University East Spring Hill College Austin Peay State University Sonoma State University California State University- Chico Boise State University Idaho State University Albertson's College Johnson and Wales University Antioch College, Yellow Springs, Ohio Northern Arizona University Santa Rosa Junior College Whitworth College, Spokane, Washington Everett Community College, Everett, Washington Saint Martin's College, Lacey, Washington Pierce College, Lakewood, Washington Univ. of Puget Sound, Tacoma, Washington Southwest Oregon Community College, Coos Bay, Oregon Southern Oregon University, Ashland, Or. Hope College, Holland, Michigan Aquinas College, Grand Rapids, Michigan Alma College, Alma, Michigan Gonzaga University, Spokane Washington Spokane Falls Community College Spokane Community College Central Washington University, Ellensberg, Washington Eastern Washington University Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, Washington Linfield College, McMinnville, Oregon Western Illinois University Illinois State University South Puget Sound Community College, Olympia, Washington Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, WA. Spokane Community College Western Oregon University Yakima Community College, Yakima, WA. Grandview College, Grandview, Washington Lake Washington Technical College, Seattle, Washington Whitman College, Walla Walla,Washington Centralia Community College, Centralia, Washington Northern Idaho University Seattle Central Community College, Seattle, Washington Green River Community College, Auburn, WA. Peninsula College, Port Angeles, Washington Western Wyoming College, Rock Springs, WY.
Lummi Tribe Chehalis Tribe Squaxin Island Tribe Nisqually Tribe Nooksack Tribe Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians Colville Confederated Tribes Swinomish Tribe Muckleshoot Tribe Nooksack Tribe Yakama Tribe Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board Mescalero Apache Tribe Burns Paiute Tribe Klamath Tribes Coquille Indian Tribe Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Reservation Confederated Tribes of the Siletz Indians
Confederated Tribes of the Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon
SELECT PUBLIC SCHOOLS / CONFERENCES / COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS
National Council on Problem Gambling Conference, Orlando Florida, 2014 THRIVE, National Native Youth Conference, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 - Portland, Oregon Association of Washington State Coaches Conference, Spokane, WA, 2012 Washington State Prevention Summit, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 - Yakama, WA. The Washington State Governor’s Juvenile Justice Conference, SeaTac, WA, 2009 North West Indian Youth Conference 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 Centralia, Washington Gang Conference, 2009 National Conference on Problem Gambling, 2010 Four Directions National Indian Conference, 2010 Washington State Attorney General's Office Washington State Safe School Coalition Grant Middle School, Escondido, California Toppenish High School, Toppenish, Washington Kitsap High School, Kitsap, Washington Bacchus and Gamma Region I Conference 2001 - Eastern Washington University Region IV Conference 2002, Cambria,California Association of Washington School Principals, 2001 Washington State Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2001 Bacchus and Gamma National Conference 2000, St. Louis, Missouri Washington State Prevention Summit 2000, Yakima, Washington Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs Annual Conference 1996, 1999, 2000, 2002 Tacoma School District Teacher Training 2000 Educational School District # 113 Workshop for Elma, Aberdeen and Hoquiam Students 2001 Havermale Alternative School, Spokane, Washington Spokane School District #81 Seattle School District Tacoma School District Olympia School District Vancouver School District Shelton Middle School 2001 Lacey Public Library 2001 Week Without Violence Youth Conference 1998, Spokane Washington Chehalis Middle School 2001 Oregon Coalition of Sexual Assault-Domestic Violence Programs Annual Conference 1997 Illinois Dispute and Resolution Conference 1994 Regional Acquaintance Rape Prevention Conference 1994, Spokane, Washington Northwest Collegiate Health Conference 1994 Washington Child Abuse Prevention Conference 1993 Saint Peters Hospital, Lacey, Washington Chehalis Human Response Network, Chehalis, Washington Media Island International, Olympia, Washington Safeplace Rape Relief Domestic Violence Shelter, Olympia, Washington A Women's Place, Urbana, Illinois Yelm Middle School, Yelm, Washington, Yelm Extension School, Yelm, Washington Urbana Middle School, Urbana, Illinois Urbana High School, Urbana, Illinois Tumwater Middle School, Tumwater, Washington Green Hills Juvenile Corrections, Chehalis, Washington Avanti Alternative School, Olympia, Washington Maple Lane Juvenile Corrections, Oakville, Washington Olympia High School, Olympia, WashingtonCommunity Youth Services, Olympia, Washington Urbana Juvenile Corrections, Urbana, Illinois Snohomish High School & Freshman Campus, Snohomish Washington Littlerock Middle School, Littlerock, Washington Oakville High School, Oakville, Washington Chehalis Indian Tribe, Oakville, Washington New Market Vocational Skills Center, Tumwater, Washington "Our House" Juvenile Youth Living Center, Olympia, Washington "Operation Snowball" Teen Support Group, Urbana, Illinois Bancroft School, Spokane, Washington "Youth For A Safe Spokane," Spokane, WashingtonDomestic Violence-Sexual Assault Services of San Juan Islands Central Washington Mental Health Services, Ellensberg, Washington Sacajawea Middle School, Spokane, Washington