Jeanne Allert Bio

Jeanne has an eclectic career history: from high school English teacher, to instructional designer, to technology director, to Internet consultant. For fourteen years she owned and managed a successful consulting practice serving trade and professional societies in their use of Internet technologies. She is an international public speaker, technical trainer, industry author, and has served as adjunct faculty for several universities. Jeanne holds a Bachelors in English, a Master of Education and is pursuing a second Master’s in Church Ministry.

Jeanne is a compelling speaker on the topic of domestic human trafficking and has delivered awareness presentations in several states.  She is a member of the Department of Homeland Security Blue Campaign, Graduate of the FBI Citizen’s Academy, and a Human Trafficking Contributor for the National Advisory Council for the Conference on Crimes Against Women.

Jeanne founded The Samaritan Women in 2007 and serves as Executive Director.   She is the chief architect behind The Samaritan Women’s spiritual healing program and spends a great deal of time educating medical, social work, and mental health professionals about the unique needs of trafficking victims.  She is also a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors.  Her work has been featured in numerous articles and in the 2015 documentary “In Plain Sight.”   The role that gives her the most satisfaction is in serving as spiritual guide to the ladies who reside at TSW.

VIDEO PRESENTATIONS

PAST PRESENTATIONS

2019
Human Trafficking Awareness – Southeast Christian Church – Louisville, KY
Sheltered Conference 2019 – Southeast Christian Church – La Grange, KY
Children’s Advocacy Centers of NC Symposium – Kitty Hawk, NC
Conference on Crimes Against Women – Dallas, TX
Coalition to End Sexual Exploitation Summit (NCOSE) – Washington, DC

2018
Global Missions Health Conference – Louisville, KY
Christian Abolitionists Symposium – Washington, DC
Power Talks on Good Life TV45 – Orlando, FL
Q-Commons – Baltimore, MD
Eric Metaxas Show – Syndicated Radio
Family Radio Network – Syndicated Radio
Crimes Against Children Conference – Dallas, TX
Comcast Newsmakers – Online
American Association of Christian Counselors Regional Summit – York, PA
Conference on Crimes Against Women – Dallas, TX
National Organization for Human Services Mid-Atlantic Consortium – Arnold, MD
Coalition to End Sexual Exploitation Summit – Washington, DC
Don Kroah Show – WAVA-AM, Washington, DC

2017
SHELTERED Conference – Columbia, MD
American Association of Christian Counselors Annual Conference – Nashville, TN
Human Trafficking Summit, Georgetown College – Georgetown, KY
Rotary International Regional Conference – Hyattsville, MD
Global Trauma Institute – Philadelphia, PA
WAVA Women in Ministry Conference – Washington, DC
Brigham Young University Annual Human Trafficking Summit – Provo, UT
Health Effects of Human Trafficking Conference – Baltimore, MD

2016
Baltimore City Grand Jury
Delaware Valley Adolescent Reproductive Health Conference, Wilmington, DE
Baltimore Conference, African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church
Delaware Medical Society, Wilmington, DE

AWARDS

2019
Maryland’s Top 100 Women of 2019, The Daily Record

2018
Most Innovative Woman of the Year for Government and Non-profit 2018 – Silver Stevie American Business Award

Woman of Distinction Awards – Junior League of Baltimore

2016
Make a Difference Award – East Baltimore Community

2015
Service to Survivors Award – Friends of Las Vegas Metro Police Foundation

2013
Individual Award for Outstanding Nonprofit Service, Maryland Chapter of the American Society of Public Administration

2012
Howard County Soroptimist Ruby Award

2012
Southeast Region Soroptimist Ruby Award

2009
Maryland Governor’s Volunteer Service Award.