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Fearless Conversations: Biographies

Dr. Sandra Miles

Dr. Sandra Miles

Vice President of Student Affairs, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

Dr. Sandra Miles is the Vice President for Student Affairs and Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer at Flagler College. She has spent the last 15 years serving as a leader and administrator in higher education. Specifically, she has had extensive experience managing crises, strategic planning, developing leadership programs, working with persons with disabilities, serving as a Dean of Students, Chief Student Affairs Officer, Chief Diversity Officer, Deputy Title IX Coordinator, and mediating disputes.

Caren Goldman

Caren Goldman

Executive director and founder of Compassionate St. Augustine (CSA)

Compassionate St. Augustine (CSA) is an all-volunteer non-profit organization that has spearheaded impactful and award-winning socially conscious initiatives that focus on criminal justice and prison reform, public art, underserved children, environmental justice, and multi-cultural and interfaith relations.

Kobe Speros

Kobe Speros

Flagler College Criminology and Anthropology Major, and Senior Resident Advisor 

Robert A. Hardwick

Robert A. Hardwick

Chief of Police for the St. Augustine Beach Police Department

Robert A. Hardwick was selected in November of 2012 as the 11th Chief of Police for the St. Augustine Beach Police Department. On January 7th of 2013, he assumed the duties and responsibilities for the agency after being sworn in by the five City Commissioners.

Joshua Behl

Joshua Behl

Assistant Professor of Criminology, Director of Criminology

Dr. Joshua Behl received his Ph.D. from the University of Florida in August of 2016 where he also received his BA and MA. Dr. Behl's research interests are found at the intersection of psychology and the law. Using criminological, psychological, and sociological theories, he has researched the topics of witness behavior, alibis, and jury decision-making. Dr. Behl applies this research to real-world cases in his work as a trial consultant.

Cynthia Williams

Cynthia Williams

Senior Director for Innovation and Equity for the St. Johns County School District

Jacqueline Bryant

Jacqueline Bryant

St. Augustine Resident