Dr. Ludy Green is an expert on U.S. domestic violence and human trafficking issues, as well as an internationally acclaimed speaker. Drawing on her 18 years of experience in the human resources field, Ludy Green founded Second Chance Employment Services to help women at risk find stable employment, assisting them in achieving financial independence.
An advocate for women and children for over 20 years, Green has
served as a U.S. delegate to Vietnam, Chile and
most recently as a Cultural Ambassador to Syria and
Jordan. Green has been appointed to prestigious boards,
commissions, and advisory positions. She has also been the recipient
of numerous awards for her work as a champion of
Dr. Green was appointed by the U.S. Department of State to serve as Cultural Ambassador of the United States in Human Trafficking to Jordan and Syria in 2009. She served as a U.S. Delegate to Malaysia (2013), Turkey (2011), Chile (2009), and at the Global Summit of Women Vietnam (2008). November 2013, she was a presenter at the Qatar International Business Women Forum in Qatar. In 2006 she was appointed by the U.S. Attorney General to the Advisory Council of Domestic Violence Against Women. Dr. Green was also appointed to the Board of Trustees for the Family and Children’s Trust Fund of Virginia; elected to serve on the Commission of the Status of Women in Virginia; and elected to the Economic Development Commission in the District of Columbia.
March 2013 The Violence Against Women Act Started With One Woman: Ludy Green
February 2013 DR. LUDY GREEN SPEAKS OUT FOR DOMESTIC RESPECT
February 2012 Congressional Budget Cuts Could Slash Job Opportunities for Female Vets and Victims of Violence
February 2012 February Is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month
October 2011 LAST KISS OF SUMMER 8 featured in The Georgetowner
Ludy Green, PhD, is Keynote Speaker at PADV’s “Domestic Violence Goes to Work” Conference on April 28, 2011, at UPS World Headquarters.
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Dr. Green will be featured at the 7th Annual No Excuse for Abuse Luncheon on Wednesday, March 9th 2011
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"By telling the stories of real women in real situations, Dr. Ludy Green not only isolates the
reasons why domestic violence victims choose to stay in abusive relationships, but
shows innovative ways in which they can move forward."
The Huffington Post Media Group
"Dr. Green's book speaks to the millions of families whose lives are affected by domestic
abuse, as well as those in social services, academia, government, business and non-profit
organizations interested in helping abused women regain their lives. A must read!"