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Melissa Fleischer


Melissa Fleischer is an employment law attorney with many years experience. She is President and Founder of HR Learning Center LLC.
Ms. Fleischer has successfully represented numerous clients in employment discrimination litigation. She has also provided in-house employment law and human resource training to many of her clients on various employment law topics such as sexual and unlawful harassment training, FMLA, ADA, Workplace Violence Prevention and labor relations. She is nationally recognized as an expert in her field.
Contact: 914-417-1715

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David Ringstrom


David H. Ringstrom, CPA, is an author and nationally recognized instructor who teaches scores of webcasts and trainings each year. His excel courses are based on over 25 years of consulting and teaching experience. David's mantra is "Either you work Excel or it works you," so he focuses on what he sees users don't, but should know about Microsoft Excel. David's goal is to empoert you to use Excel more effectively. To learn more about David, you can view his social profile and follow him on:



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Mandi Stanley


Certified Speaking Professional Mandi Stanley works primarily with business leaders who want to boost their professional image and with people who want to be better speakers and writers. Some of her proofreading repeat clients include Campbell’s Soup, the United States Air Force, McDonald’s USA, Duke Energy, Kimberly-Clark, and the NFL.

Her career began as a classified ad proofreader for a small newspaper in the South. A move to Dallas, Texas, led to a full-time position as a technical proposal writer for a healthcare firm. She soon parlayed that experience into the opportunity to train others to be better writers. She wrote and developed the methodology, workbooks, leaders’ guide, and visual aids for the American Management Association one-day seminar How To Be A Better Proofreader.

She’s a summa cum laude graduate with concentrations in English, communication, and management, and she’s here today to help us produce documents, emails, and messages that are as perfect and precise as possible. We’ll work on catching the embarrassing typos and BLOOPERS before the BLOOPERS catch you!

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Rob Haley

Corporate Security

Robert E. Haley, III, came to ESS (Employment Screening Services) as Chief Security Officer (CSO) on October 2, 2015, after retiring as an executive with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) on September 30, 2015. FortrESS Group LLC provides services in the following key areas: 1) “deeper dive” background and due diligence investigations, 2) cyber security consulting and vulnerability assessments, 3) security risk assessments and consulting, 4) workplace violence/active shooter training, 5) integrity and behavioral assessments, 6) leadership training, 7) ethics & compliance program development, and 8) other customized security consulting services. Mr. Haley served in the Violent Crimes/Fugitive Unit (VC/FU) at FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C., where he was responsible for the national fugitive program, and all violent crime matters within the southeast region of the United States. Subsequent to the terrorist attacks against the United States homeland on September 11, 2001, Mr. Haley volunteered for re-assignment to the FBI's Usama Bin Laden Unit (UBLU). He was later selected to supervise the Orlando, Florida, Joint Terrorism Task Force (JTTF). Mr. Haley served as the Assistant Special Agent-in- Charge (ASAC) in Birmingham, Alabama, until September 30, 2015, where he oversaw all criminal and administrative programs, and executed COO-level responsibility over personnel, facilities, operations (budget, audit, compliance, staffing, training, SWAT, Evidence Response Team and Crisis Negotiations). He has been married since 1985 and is the proud father of three daughters.

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