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Maja Ramsey
Co-Founder, RockRose Institute
Board of Trustees, Convergence Center for Policy Resolution

Cal Poly Pomona

B.A. Political Science (1972)
  • Co-founder of RockRose Institute, a non-profit whose mission is to support, promote and advance conflict resolution through education, improved communication and a deeper understanding of justice. Facilitator of Steadfast, a course employing horses to teach humans conflict communication skills.
  • Board of Trustees, Convergence Center for Policy Resolution, a Washington D.C. based non-profit committed to forging enduring solutions to our nation's challenging political issues through dialogue.
  • Selected by TIME magazine as one of "America's Top Ten Women Lawyers." Former partner in the firm of Ramsey and Durrell, LLP, specializing in civil litigation, rape and child molestation. Past President of the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association.
  • Mediator and Arbitrator with the American Arbitration Association. Taught Negotiation and Mediation at Stanford Law School, Boalt Hall, UC Berkeley and Hastings Law School.
  • Granddaughter of Leonard Seppala of the Alaskan Iditarod, Maja inherited an abiding connection to animals and nature.

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