Episode 10 - Learning from the Stage with Sharon Sutherland

Sharon Sutherland

Sharon is a mediator and mediation consultant, with expertise in conflict resolution training and program design. With her background in practicum design and management, Sharon has developed a special interest in mediation mentorship. She has been a mediation mentor in a variety of programs (Small Claims, Child Protection, community mediation) since 1997.

Sharon received her LL.M. in ADR from Osgoode Hall Law School, M.A. in Drama and Theatre Studies from the University of London, and completed all work but her thesis towards a Ph.D. in Drama from the University of Toronto.  This theatrical background continues to inform her teaching and practice. 

She is on the board of directors for the Vancouver Fringe Festival.

Sharon is in a variety of interesting and innovative projects.  She a co-founder and designer atPignPotato Games, a collaborative game design collective.

Sharon Sutherland can be found online at True North Dispute Resolution or @ssuth