Courage & Renewal Facilitators

The Center for Courage & Renewal has prepared over 200 facilitators to carry out programs in the United States, Australia, Canada, Mexico and the United Kingdom. Also see Books by Facilitators: our facilitators have authored a variety of books, and we'll keep adding to this list.

In the list below, *denotes current participants in Facilitator Preparation Program

United States

Arizona

Brian Arthur* (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Human Services)
Jaimie Leopold (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)
David Sadker (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Human Services)

California

Steven Borgard* (Clergy)
Nancy Edmundson
  (Clergy, Human Services)
Karen Erlichman
(Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership)
Margaret Golden (Education)
Judy Goodell (Education)
Celeste Hoffpauir (Education)
Sue Carter Kahl*
Karen Kent (Education)
Janine Mason*
Susan O. Murphy (Education, Clergy)
Faye Orton Snyder (Clergy)
Lynda Peddy (Education)
Ruben Perczek* (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Next Generation)
Susan Plummer (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Health Care)
Jim Quay (Business, Human Services, Philanthropy)
Ken Saxon (Community & Nonprofit Leadership)
Kim Stokely (Community & Nonprofit Leadership)
Nancy Wiltsek (Community & Nonprofit Leadership)

Colorado

Susan Kaplan (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy, Education, Health Care, Mindfulness)

Merrie King (Education)
Dan Liston (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)

Paul Michalec (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Mindfulness)

Connecticut

James Lemler*

District of Columbia

Kathleen Gille (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy)

Florida

Rick Bommelje (Education)

David Dodge (Clergy)
Herdley Paolini (Health Care)

Rebecca van der Bogert (Education)

Georgia

Haqiqa Bolling (Education)
Veta Goler (Education, Mindfulness)
Stephen Lewis (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Next Generation)
Matthew Williams* (Clergy, Education, Next Generation)

Hawaii

Joanne Cooper (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)
Rikki Mitsunaga*

Illinois

Greg Eaton (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Mindfulness)

Indiana

Terri Jump (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)
Tom Plake (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Next Generation)

Janet Wakefield
(Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Next Generation)
 
Iowa

Sherry Watt (Education)

Kansas

Mary Kaye Siebert (Education)

Maine

Richard Ackerman (Education)
Douglas Babkirk (Education)
Laina Clugston (Education)

Shirley Hager (Education)

Dave Oakes* (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Next Generation)
Jack Williams*

Maryland

Judy Brown (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Health Care, Mindfulness)

Anne Butler (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Health Care)

Tom Butler (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Health Care)
Kathleen Glaser (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy, Education)

John Marston (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy, Education, Mindfulness)

Phil Panzarella*
Jack Petrash (Education)
Sue Small (Education)
Penny Williamson (Health Care)

Massachusetts

Donna Bivens (Clergy, Education)
Maura McNiff (Education)

Linda Pololi (Health Care)

Lisa Sankowski (Clergy, Education, Health Care, Mindfulness)

Pamela Seigle (Clergy, Education, Health Care, Mindfulness)
Hanna Sherman (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Health Care, Next Generation)
Sharlene Voogd Cochrane (Clergy, Education)
Chip Wood(Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Mindfulness)

Courage & Renewal Northeast website

Michigan

Beverly Coleman (Education)

Caren Dybek (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)

Marianne Houston (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Law)

Minnesota

Henry Emmons (Health Care)

Sandra Gehrig (Education)

Chris Johnson (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy, Education, Mindfulness, Next Generation)
Laura Kinkead (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Health Care)
Loie Lenarz (Health Care)
Mary Lynn Oglesbee*
Ron Petrich (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Next Generation)

William Spinelli (Democracy, Health Care)
Valerie Ulstad (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Health Care)

Mississippi

Bonnie Allen (Law, Nonprofit Leadership)

Susan Nodurft (Education)

Montana

David Henderson (Education)

Chris Love (Clergy, Education, Health Care)

New Hampshire

Caroline Fairless (Clergy, Mindfulness)

Jean Haley (Clergy, Education)

Anne Riley (Education)

James (Jim) Sims (Clergy, Education, Mindfulness)

New York

Eric Baylin (Education)

Peter Brouwer (Education)
Carol (Cat) Greenstreet (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy, Education, Next Generation)

Ann Myers (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy, Education)

Courage & Renewal New York website


North Carolina

John Fenner (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy)

Karen Jackson (Clergy,Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Mindfulness)

Nathan Kirkpatrick (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Next Generation)

Erin Lane* (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Next Generation)

Russ Moxley (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)
Larry Petrovick (Clergy)

Diane Petteway (Education)

Prince Rivers*
Janice Virtue (Clergy)

Gayle Williams (Community & Nonprofit Leadership)

North Dakota

Mary Jo Lewis (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Health Care)

Ohio

Allison DeHart (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Mindfulness)

Oklahoma

Stephen Morrow (Democracy, Education)

Oregon

Paul Andrews (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)

Kevin Bacon (Education)

Sue Brent*
Candace Brey (Education, Leadership)

Sherri Carreker (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)
Jay Casbon (Education)
Jeff Creswell (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy, Education, Health Care, Mindfulness)

Andie Cunningam (Education)

Yvonne Curtis (Education)

Gloria Gostnell (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Law, Mindfulness)

David Hagstrom (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)

Diane Hooge* (Clergy)

Caryl Hurtig Casbon (Clergy, Education)
Dawn Montgomery (Education)

Karen Noordhoff (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)

Ruth Shagoury (Education)

Betsy Shepard (Education)
Greg Smith (Education)

Oregon Courage Community website


Pennsylvania

Valerie Brown (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Law, Mindfulness, Clergy, Next Generation)

Carol Kortsch (Health Care, Mindfulness)

Jean Richardson (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Mindfulness)

Rhode Island

Patti Smith (Education)

South Carolina

Janet Files (Education)
Sally Hare (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy, Education, Health Care, Law, Mindfulness, Next Generation)

Morgan Lee (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)

Kathryn McElveen (Clergy)

Sandra Merriam (Education)

Sara Sanders (Education)

Debbie Stanley (Education)

South Dakota

Maggie Austin (Education)

Marlene Rothermel (Education)

Scott Simpson (Education)

Tennessee

Ben Curtis (Clergy, Education)

Vicki Metzgar (Education)

Mukta Panda* (Health Care)
Judy Skeen (Clergy Education)

Marjorie Thompson (Clergy)

Texas

Rosalyn Bratcher (Education)

Tommy Chiodo (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership)

Janis Claflin (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Law)

Elizabeth (Chick) Deegan (Health Care)
Jim Foster (Clergy)
Cynthia (Cindy) Johnson (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy, Education, Health Care, Law, Next Generation)

Theresa Kauffman (Education)

Carol Mendenhall (Education)
Twyla Miranda (Education)

Margie Sanford (Education)
Elaine Sullivan (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy, Education, Mindfulness)
Edward Tobia (Education)

Estrus Tucker (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy, Education, Health Care, Law, Mindfulness, Next Generation)

Courage & Renewal - North Texas website

Vermont

Tina Foster (Health Care)

David Leo-Nyquist (Education)

Virginia

Megan LeBoutillier

Washington

Kelly Camak*
Terry Chadsey (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy, Education)
Emily Chamberlain (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education, Mindfulness, Next Generation)

Alan Claassen (Clergy)
Yarrow Durbin (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy, Education, Mindfulness)

Sara Ferris*
Karen Harding (Education)

Marcy Jackson (Community & Nonprofit Leadership)

Rick Jackson (Community & Nonprofit Leadership)

Lucinda (Cindy) McMahon (Education)
Anita Garcia Morales (Education)

John Morefield (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)
Diane Rawlins (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Health Care)

Judy Rose*
Richard Shugerman (Health Care)
Jeanne Strong (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Democracy, Education, Next Generation)

Wisconsin

Kirstin Anglea*
Katherine Bayliss*
Albert Bellg*
Rachel Boechler (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)
Winton Boyd (Clergy)

Laurie Hittman (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)

Barbara Hummel (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)
Mary Louise Peters (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)

Bonnie Trudell (Education)

Australia

Australian Capital Territory

Sarah Bachelard* 

Dorothy Broom
Neil Millar*
Janet Smith

New South Wales

Leone Pallisier

Queensland


Lisa Albion*
Nerida Murray

Greg Sunter


South Australia

Noela Maletz
Drew Thomas*

Victoria

Bernadette Nicholls

Western Australia

Anne Courtney
Michael Prince


Canada

Alberta

Theresa Matus (Education)

Mary-Ann Mitchell-Pellett (Education)

British Columbia

Daniel Hines (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Mindfulness, Next Generation)

Manitoba

Dianne Baker (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)

Ontario

Karen Connolly (Education)

Fred Monteith (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership)

Michael Saver (Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)
Mardi Tindal (Clergy, Community & Nonprofit Leadership, Education)

Nova Scotia

Brian Braganza*
Rebecca McKenna (Clergy, Education, Mindfulness, Nonprofit Sector)

Saskatchewan

Marg Janick-Grayston

Mexico

John Cronin (Health Care, Leaders)


United Kingdom

Barbara Reid*