Be Smart. Be Well. features interviews with leading authorities and health experts. The following subject matter experts are featured in the video Bullying: Stand Up, Don’t Stand By.
Julie Hertzog is a nationally recognized leader on bullying prevention. As director of the National Bullying Prevention Center, she has led the development of a variety of curricula and resources, including creating content for the Center’s innovative websites, PACERKidsAgainstBullying.org and PACERTeensAgainstBullying.org, which were designed to engage, educate and inspire students. In 2012, she was appointed as a member and co-chair of Minnesota’s Governor’s Task Force on the Prevention of School Bullying; and in 2013, she was an external reviewer for “Bullying Surveillance Among Youths: Uniform Definitions for Public Health and Recommended Data Elements,” developed by the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the United States Department of Education.
Detective Charles F. Hollendoner is a 22-year veteran of the Chicago Police Department. He has been assigned for the past 13 years as a Detective in the Special Investigations Unit. He is also a member of Cook County’s Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force and the Chicago Police Department’s Internet Child Exploitation Team. He has conducted numerous Internet Safety Presentations to elementary and high schools students, as well as community leaders and parents throughout Chicago.
The viewpoints expressed here by Det. Hollendoner are his own and not those of the Chicago Police Department.