Mediate BC has announced its newest CEO: Monique Steensma takes over from Kari Boyle, who held the role for nine years.
Writing on the Mediate BC Blog, Steensma says,
“I have been part of this organization since 2005 when I completed the Court Mediation Practicum, and then went on to be a Small Claims Mediator, a member of the Civil Roster with a private mediation practice, and most recently, Manager of the Court Mediation and Roster Programs. Now, I look forward to continuing to build on our successes and find new opportunities.”
According to her LinkedIn profile, Steensma is a Senior Associate with Patrick O’Callaghan and Associates, where she has worked for 21 years. She has also used her mediation skills in a previous role as workplace conflict consultant. She is a graduate of Royal Roads University, with a BA in Justice Studies and a Graduate Diploma in Conflict Analysis and Management.
You can find Steensma on Twitter at @MoniqueSteensma.