Chris mediates, leads workshops, coaches executives, and facilitates dialogs on behalf of organizational clients in private and public sectors. He designs and provides workshops and consulting engagements for senior leaders and managers across a variety of industries, as well as within the public and non-profit sectors. In additional to his work at Consensus, Chris operates In-Accord (a strategic partner of Consensus), and lectures at Portland State University.
Chris is an experienced mediator of both corporate and community disputes, having begun his career in the field in 1991. He continues to work with clients in the areas of negotiation, influence, mediation, training and skill development, and interpersonal workplace conflict resolution. He has facilitated a wide range of interventions including strategic planning, leadership and management training, organization development, executive coaching, and team building.
Earlier in his career, Chris was the Director of Community Mediation Services for Clark County, Washington.
He currently serves on the Mediation Ethics Committee.
Subject Matter Expertise
Training & Education
Leadership Training, US Postal Service
Lecturer, Portland State University
Communication Program, Good Samaritan Hospital
Collaboration Initiative, Wellspring EAP