Kerry is a Metis citizen from the Red River Valley of Manitoba. For the past 23 years Kerry has operated his consulting business, Integrative Mediation Services. His focus is in the areas of conflict resolution, mediation, facilitation, training, workplace improvement processes, team support, and executive coaching. Kerry is an instructor at Justice Institute (JI) of BC in the Conflict Resolution program, and for a time in the Aboriginal Leadership Program. He has been part of the JI faculty for the past 21 years.
Kerry’s work has taken him to various First Nations communities and organizations. Here he has provided training, facilitation, circle work, and mediation services to chief and council, band offices, employees, and community members.
Kerry has certificates from the Justice Institute of BC in Conflict Resolution, Family Mediation, and a specialization in Restorative Practices. Kerry also has a diploma from VCC in Adult Education.
Kerry had worked as a mediator in the area of Child Protection for 15 years and family mediation for 12 years. Currently Kerry works as a mediator/coach for the BC Public Service Agency.
Kerry also works as a respectful workplace advisor for several Provincial Crown Corporations in B.C. In this role he provides respectful workplace training, mediation, team facilitation, workplace improvement processes along with coaching.