I am passionate about supporting people & organizations to fulfill their highest potential to serve life. With over 25 years experience facilitating learning and transformational action, I work in settings ranging from corporations and university classrooms to ecovillages and urban gardens, across North America, Europe, and Asia. The Pacific Northwest of North America is my home base.

Background & Training

  • Over 25 years training & practice in group facilitation, conflict transformation & community building
  • CNVC Certified Trainer in Nonviolent Communication (NVC)
  • Extensive training in Integral Theory, Process Work & Internal Family Systems
  • BA & MA in Anthropology (Dartmouth College & University of Michigan)
  • MS in Environmental Policy (University of Michigan)
  • Nidan (2nd degree black belt) in Aikido
  • Permaculture Design Certificate
  • Extensive training & practice of meditation & mindfulness