News February 22, 2017

Careers in Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Networking Reception

by Baker Center

On Monday, January 23, the Georgetown Negotiation Network (GNN) at the Baker Center for Leadership and Governance, the Walsh School of Foreign Service, and the McCourt School of Public Policy co-hosted a networking reception with DC-based dispute resolution professionals at the Intercultural Center. Student participants received practitioner bios in advance and engaged in one-on-one discussions with local professionals throughout the reception. Practitioners in attendance included the following mediators, facilitators and negotiators from a range of sectors and approaches to dispute resolution:

  • Rebecca Cataldi, Program Manager, The International Center for Religion & Diplomacy
  • Saman Hussain, Program Coordinator, U.S Department of the Interior Office of Collaborative Action and Dispute Resolution
  • Deborah Jones, Executive Producer for Common Ground Productions, Search for Common Ground
  • Jane Juliano, Chief, Alternative Dispute Resolution Unit, U.S. Office of Special Counsel
  • Tushar Kansal, Senior Associate, Consensus Building Institute
  • Ned Lazarus, Visiting Professor of International Affairs at the Elliott School of Foreign Affairs and Israel Institute Teaching Fellow
  • Deirdre McCarthy Gallagher, Founder, Voices of Value
  • Gail Morgado, U.S. Department of State
  • Elizabeth Murray, Senior Program Officer, Middle East & Africa, United States Institute of Peace
  • Craig Zelizer, Founder, Peace and Conflict Development Network

Learn more about the Georgetown Negotiation Network.