The participants met from 8:30 to noon, with lunch following each session, on January 24th and February 14th in the Tower Room of the Cincinnati Downtown Library and on March 5th at the Cincinnati Bar Center.  The workshop was led by Sherri Goren Slovin with Gabe Gottlieb. The group investigated the SCARF model, Active Listening, on Jonathan Haidt’s work.

The fourth workshop concluded with a session on implicit bias and a reception to honor the participants was attended by Beyond Civility Steering Committee members, judges of the Federal District Court, prior workshop participants and board members from funding foundations.

Beyond Civility Communication Workshop Class 6 ~ 2016

 Shakila Ahmad, Board President, Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati

Andrew Barlow, Regional Manager, Standard Parking & Central Parking System

Judge Josh Berkowitz, Judge, Hamilton County Municipal Court

Derrick Braziel, Chief Relationship Officer, MORTAR

Sherry Coolidge, City Hall Reporter, Cincinnati Enquirer

Sana Hassan, Staff Attorney, CAIR Cincinnati

Jason Kershner, Vice-President, Government Affairs, Cincinnati Regional Chamber

Kelly Mulloy-Myers, President, Cincinnati Bar Foundation

Mary Stagaman, Senior Inclusion Advisor, Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce

Pastor Ennis Tait, Pastor, Cincinnati Church of the Living God

Judge Ralph Winkler, Judge, Hamilton County Probate Court


Beyond Civility Representatives

Judge Beth Myers, Co-Convener

Judge Tim Black, Co-Convener

Bea Larsen, Co-Founder

Bob Rack, Co-Founder

Sherri Goren Slovin, Presenter

Dr. Gabe Gottlieb, Presenter

Sean Comer, Project Manager

Colin Foos, Project Manager



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