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Sandy Hook parent, Michele Gay, shares lessons learned from tragedy


Safe and Sound Schools’ executive director and co-founder Michele Gay will present at the 33rd Annual Governor’s Safety and Health Conference and Exposition. Gay will share her personal experience of losing her daughter, Josephine Gay. As a teacher and involved parent, Gay will share the lessons learned from Sandy Hook and how it has positioned her to help school communities prevent and better prepare for school safety issues.


Over 200 safety Kentucky professionals, non-profit organizations, and government officials will attend this conference to learn solutions to address safety and health issues in Kentucky.


Northern Kentucky Convention
1 W Rivercenter Blvd
Covington, KY 41011


Wednesday, May 10, 2017


Wednesday, May 10, 2017 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Michele’s is the first keynote speaker and will speak from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

About Safe and Sound Schools

Safe and Sound Schools is a non-profit organization founded by the parents who lost their children during the Sandy Hook Elementary tragedy. Winner of the 2015 SBANE New England Innovation Award for nonprofits, Safe and Sound Schools is dedicated to empowering communities to improve school safety through discussion, collaboration, planning, and sharing of information, tools, and resources. To get involved, visit