“Difficult Conversations – How to Discuss What Matters Most” Interactive Book Discussion

“Difficult Conversations – How to Discuss What Matters Most” Interactive Book Discussion
Date(s) - 11/07/2017
7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Congregation Beth Evergreen



Mary Zinn and Marilyn Saltzman will co-facilitate an interactive discussion of the book, “Difficult Conversations: How to Discuss What Matters Most,” written by Douglas Stone, Bruce Patton and Sheila Heen at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7 at Congregation Beth Evergreen, 2981 Bergen Peak Drive, Evergreen.

Mary Zinn has more than 25 years in the dispute resolution field as a practitioner, trainer, administrator and curriculum designer. She offers expertise in mediation, conflict and anger management, conflict coaching, collaborative models and facilitation. Mary has taught conflict and anger management, facilitating and mediating with diverse groups regardless of cultural, income, or educational variances. In addition to serving as president of Zinn Mediation Associates, Mary is the “Chief Instigator” of the annual Conflict Resolution Month in Colorado campaign, now in its 13th year. She also co-produces, with Sam Fuqua, a quarterly Conflict Resolution Issues call-in radio program at KGNU in Boulder. Mary serves on the Advisory Board for the Conflict Resolution Institute at the University of Denver.

Marilyn Saltzman is a public relations professional who has extensive experience in crisis communications. She was communications manager for Jeffco Public Schools for 20 years and has taught public relations for graduate students at Colorado State University. Marilyn is the co-author of several books including the national award-winning “Building School Communities, Strategies for Leaders.” She wrote a chapter about the shooting at Platte Canyon High School in the volume, “Reclaiming School in the Aftermath of Trauma,” which won a Colorado Book Award. Marilyn has made numerous presentations on communications issues, including dealing with difficult people, around the country at education conferences.


Contact Name Marilyn Saltzman

Organization Congregation Beth Evergreen

Contact Phone 303-618-4441 cell

Contact email msaltzman12@gmail.com

Cost none