Welcome, Caitlin Ellsworth!

Caitlin Ellsworth

Caitlin Ellsworth

Caitlin Connelly Ellsworth comes to M Powered Strategies as an experienced facilitator and conflict engagement specialist.  Her area of expertise is in group collaboration, solution creation, and stakeholder engagement. From 2010 to 2013, she was an Associate Facilitator with The Keystone Center, focusing on a range of multi-stakeholder efforts involving the intersection of science and public policy in the areas of energy, environment and health. Previously, she managed community conflict resolution and mediation programs in Washington, DC, and Ithaca, NY. Caitlin earned her Master’s in Public Administration from Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, where she also received a certificate of advanced study in conflict management. While earning her B.A. in Politics from Ithaca College, she spent time in Ireland, where she studied peace and conflict issues. Caitlin will be joining the MPS team with an immediate focus on moving the Facilitation Service Line forward. She enjoys practicing yoga and building her skills in the visual arts, both of which inform her work as a facilitator, helping groups meet challenges and creating innovative solutions.

M Powered Strategies Offers Mediation Training

Posted in Dispute Resolution Services / Mediation Training on July 16, 2012

Mediation Training Institute, International logoIn pursuit of our new Dispute Resolution Service offerings, M Powered Strategies is excited to announce its teaming arrangement with the Mediation Training Institute, International (MTI) to deliver world-class training in workplace conflict management and mediation to our government clients.

Owned and operated by Dan Mediation Institute, Inc., MTI was established in 1985 and is the leading provider in training and certification in the core competencies for managing workplace conflict. Together, MSS and MTI will be sharing their expertise and resources to provide comprehensive dispute resolution services and trainings within the U.S. Federal and State governments.

M Powered Strategies provides MTI’s one-day, two-day and five-day certification courses, including trainer certification, customized to address typical conflicts in government workplaces. All instructors are MTI-Certified Trainers.