“I am driven to craft spaces for people to explore their relationships to conflict and to those around them. My goal is to find creative paths out of frustration toward our highest expression.”
Karis holds a master’s degree from the School for International Training in Peacebuilding and Conflict Transformation. She enjoys creating curriculum for custom trainings as well as facilitating group processes. She is also a certified community mediator and enjoys working with clients all the way from the intake process, through conflict resolution, follow up, and evaluation. Karis has 15 years experience in private and non-profit management which informs her approach to workplace mediation and training with Pollack Peacebuilding Systems.
With particular interests in ecological justice, post-war economic policy, and group processing, Karis’ work centers on balance, within relationships, between industries, and within our environment. When she isn’t working, you can find her up a mountain or in the ocean.
If you need help from a conflict resolution expert in Santa Cruz, CA or surrounding Northern California areas, contact Pollack Peacebuilding today.