Colleen Passard is a passionate Peacebuilder and Conflict Resolution Specialist with over a decade of experience in Employment Dispute Mediation mediating EEO and non-EEO cases; she currently serves on a mediation panel for the Department of Homeland Security. Colleen has an MA in Humanistic Counseling Psychology and is certified in many areas of conflict resolution, EEO counseling and restorative justice practices. Colleen has facilitated effective communication, conflict resolution, sexual harassment and leadership trainings to a wide variety of audiences and organizations including Tech, Sales/Manufacturing, Construction, and Addiction Treatment. A motivational Team Builder and Trainer, Colleen’s coaching focuses on accessing the source of performance, actuating individuals, leaders, teams and organizations to create sustainable change, win-win solutions and live into their highest potential. Colleen was a guest speaker at HR World Conference 2019 in Nashville with Jeremy Pollack. The topic: Management Training to Foster Civility and Respect – and Banish Cultural Negativity.
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“Colleen is the epitome of professionalism, handling herself extremely well under pressure. She adapts and responds quickly to developing scenarios, relying on her keen judgment and innate skills to manage challenging situations. She digs deep in researching the background and underlying causes of conflict in order to effectively prepare for difficult conversations. Colleen is a great asset to our organization, and we are so glad to have her as part of our team.”
– Jeremy Husk, Executive VP, Operation, KOI Design LLC
“Colleen’s leadership coaching and training focus on accessing the source of performance and forging new capacities to adapt, grow and change. Colleen’s deep understanding of psychological dynamics facilitates self-awareness, honest evaluation, and increased ability to respond effectively in challenging situations. The on-going practice of Colleen’s tools for effective communication and collaboration has up-leveled Berkley’s results/interpersonal competencies, success mindset, and way of learning in which we all work together to thrive forward in alignment with our culture of excellence and well-being.”
– Jeff Berkley, President & CEO, Berkley International
“I have known and worked with Colleen for many years through my involvement in various businesses including most recently, my role as CEO at Trulioo. Trulioo is a 100+ employee, venture backed technology company based in Vancouver, B.C., Canada. In her role as my advisor, she has assisted me on several occasions from mediation and or negotiation through to resolution with counter parties including clients, investors, and employees. In my personal opinion, Colleen would make an excellent candidate for roles related to both business and employment-related conflict resolution.”
– Stephen Ufford, CEO, Trulioo