“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 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. At Pollack Peacebuidling, Karis partners with clients to co-create successful peacebuilding programs and processes which leverage PPS’ capacities. She designs seamless processes to navigate and improve difficult situations and conflicts.