The Artful Communicator has been involved around the world in a variety of projects with clients from all walks of life.
Seminar on Transforming Gender Roles: The Female Role in Conflict Analysis, Mitigation, and Resolution within Displaced Communities.
Speaker at the International Update Seminar on Gender, Women, Peace and Security in Peace Operations for peacekeepers in Argentina. Joined by Coronel Miguel Salguero, Lic. Ana Talamoni, Dra. Laura Masson and Ing. Augustin Rossi, Minister of Defense of Argentina.
Guest lecturer and workshop presenter in Montreal, Canada at Concordia University. Topic: Use of Interactive Conflict Theater in Conflict Transformation
Targeted employee engagement and change management programs during and after a $25B merger and re-organization
Identity development, internal and external messaging to support the launch of a new division bringing together multiple lines of business
Team and identity development for a new organization spanning 14 countries. Also delivered work supporting personnel development, communication of security and ethical practices
Non-violent, empathic communication and conflict management training for international peace activists, volunteers and trainers working in areas of active armed conflict
Series of seminars for clients in the U.S. and MENA regions titled Master the Words, Influence the Narrative
Workshop on strategic arts-based conflict transformation methods for mental health practitioners and social workers working with the Syrian refugee population in Jordan.
Workshop for teens as part of for the Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art 2014 Family Day Event, offered in conjunction with an exhibit by photographer Bob Adelman’s “The Movement” on civil rights era photography
Partnered with Neil Katz and Associates to develop and present a two-day workshop “Dealing with Difficult People: Managing Conflict and Differences”
Drew together top artistic and intellectual experts from Washington D.C., NYC and South Florida for a staged reading of the award-winning play 'Land of Fire' focusing on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, followed by a panel discussion with the author
Consultancy and training program focused on the development of workshops for MUJER, a South Florida agency serving the Hispanic farmworker community. Bilingual staff workshops were established to address the unique needs of first responders, providing them with tools to help them manage conflict in both the agency and community settings. Spanish-language 'train-the-trainer' workshops were also designed to train community leaders in helping families to seek positive means of conflict resolution without violence
Developed and implemented "Intercultural Dialogues", videoconferencing LAU [Lebanese American University] students with peers at Nova Southeastern University (NSU) in Florida. Designed to deconstruct cultural stereotypes and foster international understanding through face-to-face human contact. Accomplished in conjunction with the Department of Social Sciences at LAU Byblos. Led to ongoing exchanges through social media and working groups