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Jeff Brown

Following my heart, trusting my gut, and using critical thinking to create authenticity and beauty.
Speaks English
Certified Trainer since 2005


By addressing the underlying causes of the culture wars, Jeff Brown designs solutions that help everyone get their needs met peacefully. As a certified trainer with the Center for Nonviolent Communication (CNVC) since 2005, Jeff has led more than 800 days of training in thirty U.S. states and nine countries, including South Korea, Japan, Denmark, Greece, the Netherlands, Germany, Romania, New Zealand, and the U.K.

From 2009 to 2015, he served as the executive director for the Compassionate Communication Center of Ohio, a Columbus-based nonprofit organization. In 2020, he joined the CNVC staff as operations director, and became executive director in 2021.


  • Conflict Transformation
  • Education (including schools and youth programs)
  • Leadership (including organizational culture and executive coaching)
  • Social Change
As a cultural architect, I am stitching together a polarized world so that everyone can thrive.

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