Megan Bowman is the Restorative Action Centre Coordinator and is also a mediator and caseworker. She has been involved with Mediation Services in various capacities (volunteer, Volunteer Coordinator and Caseworker) since 2001. She holds a BA in Conflict Resolution Studies from the University of Winnipeg, as well as a BA in History from the University of Manitoba. She has delivered trainings in Victim Offender Mediation and mediation skills in Winnipeg, and in a number of communities throughout Manitoba. Her background includes graphic design, as well as work with HIV/AIDS education, housing and homelessness issues and domestic violence.
Christine joined Mediation Services in 2017. She has established her career in the non profit sector, building new programs, developing relationships and growing revenues. She has a Bachelor of Theology from Canadian Mennonite Bible College (now CMU), a certificate in Commerce, Industry Sales and Marketing from Red River College and is a graduate of the Leadership Winnipeg program. Her interest in Restorative Justice started with a voluntary service assignment doing prison visitation with Open Circle. Christine is an active community volunteer and currently serves as the Chair of the Board for the Women’s Health Clinic.
Alia is the Community Resolution Centre Coordinator and is also a mediator and caseworker. She has been involved in Mediation Services in various capacities (Private Prosecutions Court officer, Restorative Action Centre Caseworker, Community Outreach Coordinator and intake worker). Alia holds a BA in Conflict Resolution Studies from the University of Winnipeg and a certificate in mediation. Her background includes public speaking, facilitation, coordinating events and mediating victim/offender, community, workplace and family disputes. She has over 10 years of experience with volunteering in the newcomers’ community, grassroots organizations on youth engagement, nonviolent social justice movements, and multi-faith dialogue.
Betti serves in the area of administration, and will likely be the first person you will meet when you call our office or walk through the door. She holds a BA in Religious Education from Briercrest Bible College. The past 31 years, Betti was employed in the financial services field, serving clients and in administration. In her free time, Betti enjoys reading, baking, gardening, home renovation, and hot holidays.
Nicole is the Volunteer Coordinator and a caseworker and mediator for the Restorative Action Centre. Nicole graduated with a BA in Conflict Resolution and Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications. Her background includes human rights education and working with youth organizations in the community to promote healthy choices, relationships, and communication.
Clare is a caseworker for the Restorative Action Centre. She began with the position of Community Outreach/ Intake Worker with the Community Resolution Centre in August of 2016, and previously served as a practicum student in 2014. She holds a BA in Peace and Conflict Transformation Studies and is currently an apprentice mediator. Clare has a background in public speaking, planning community events and pastoral work.
Jasmine is a caseworker in the Restorative Action Centre and Community Resolution Centre. She has been involved with Mediation Services in various capacities (Volunteer, Community Outreach, and Caseworker) since 2011. She holds a BA in Conflict Resolution from the University of Winnipeg, and a certificate in Mediation from Resolution Skills Centre. Her background is in public speaking and office administration.