J.C Shegog

Security Instructor/Trainer

Mr. Shegog has over 30 years of security training in both the public and private sectors. He has served as a law enforcement officer for over 20 years and is currently a certified law enforcement instructor specializing in Special Operations and Weapons Training. He is a certified Personal Protection Specialist who specializes in Executive Protection, Technical Security & Counter Security Measures. In addition, he is a certified Subject Matter / Expert Witness in the fields of Self Defense, Deadly Force, Security Operations & Police Operations.


Office: 615-669-1558

Linwood Hawkins

Creative Director of LHJ Brand Strategies

LHJ Brand Strategies provides solutions for established brands, emerging businesses, and not-for-profit entities to visually represent the messages that speak directly to the target market. This includes brand strategy, marketing communications, visual identities, advertising, digital/social experiences, package design, and event environments. Our client roster encompasses a broad range of industries so we can offer surprising perspectives and solutions to your marketing needs.

Website: https://lhjbrandstrategies.com

S.S. Richards 

Member of Richards & Colburn Law Group

Mr. Richards is a founding member of Richards and Colburn Law Group. He has was admitted to the Tennessee and Georgia Bar in 2010. Over the past 10 plus years, he has been practicing in the areas of criminal law, family law, personal injury, estate planning, and civil litigation. 


Vermont Law School, Juris Doctorate ( J.D.)

Tennessee State University, B.S.

Website: https://www.rc-lawgroup.com

Renita Harris


Ms. Harris is the CEO of Methologics which an organization that offers sustainable service solutions to US governmental entities, private sector businesses, and charitable organizations. Her team of highly trained professionals resolves the most simplistic and complex matters across technical and business industry lines. Methologics effectively assist lawyers and law firms in the preparation of high stake trials. Ms. Harris is a Certified Fraud Specialist, trial consultant and member of the American Society of Trial Consultants. Ms Harris holds a Bachelor of Science  and Masters of Science degree in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Forensics.

 Website: https://www.methologics.com

Linda Garrett Johnson

CEO/Principal Consultant of The Word Applied

The Word Applied, Inc. is a consulting company that collaboratively works with Executives, Senior Leaders, peers, and SMEs and is certified in using Lean Six Sigma business process improvement methodology and statistical analytics, along with User Experience Fundamentals to uncover inefficiencies, gaps, and process streamlining opportunities in a way to positively impact the customer experience/net promoter scores of business operations. They provide organizational development consultation, conducting an internal assessment of business operations to identify, design, and create solutions (enhanced systems operations, cohort learning, etc.) that effectively address the identified need and build internal capacity. This includes facilitating meetings to gather feedback and input from a variety of stakeholder groups and synthesizing this information into usable reports for actionable execution. The Word Applied works with businesses to help them become operational and execute business plans.

Website:  https://www.applytheword.com