Carol WrightCarol Wright

Carol Wright provides mediation, facilitation, training, consulting, and coaching for diverse disciplines, individuals and groups related to interpersonal communication and team building. She has worked extensively with government organizations, businesses, and community-based organizations in various capacities including volunteer, program manager, and board member. As a transformation specialist, Carol is passionate about helping people with differing points of view have meaningful conversations about important topics.

Mediator, Facilitator and Trainer

Mediator, facilitator, trainer for Lang & Associates. Among others, provided services to: United States Department of the Interior (DOI), United States Army Corp of Engineers, California Department of Housing & Community Development, and the City of Sacramento. Mediator, trainer, consultant and executive coach for CPS HR Consulting. Training courses delivered include Completed Staff Work, Diversity Sensitivity and Change, Communication Skills, Basic Mediation Skills, Increasing Human Effectiveness, Respect – The Source of our Strength, Policy governance, So You Want to be a Supervisor, and Building High Performance Teams. Training, coaching, and conflict resolution services delivered to rank and file employees, all levels of management, board members, executive directors and elected officials. Director of Training, lead trainer and lead mediator for the Sacramento Mediation Center, manager of group mediation services, responsible for outreach, marketing, recruitment, and oversight and coordination of contractors and volunteers.

Auditor and Economic Development

Program Manager for California Capital Financial Development Corporation; coordinated a network of over 100 area leaders; co-designed and implemented an integrated regional economic development strategy; attracted and administered grants from public and private sources; delivered training in four languages; planned and coordinated community events. Senior Management Auditor for California Department of Conservation; managed San Diego field office staff; administered new CRV program in 5 counties; provided fiscal oversight for grant recipients; United Way Loaned Executive.

Education and Professional Affiliations

  • B.S. Accounting, California State University, San Diego
  • Certified Public Accountant (inactive)
  • Basic Mediation Skills Certification
  • Integrated Community Mediation Skills
  • Victim Offender Mediation Program (VOMP)
  • CA Department of Personnel Administration, Certified Group Facilitator’s Workshop
  • Global Presencing Classroom: An Introduction to Theory U
  • Increasing Human Effectiveness, Group Facilitator
  • Respect - The Source of Our Strength, Group Facilitator
  • Committee Addressing Racial Equity (CARE)
  • Sacramento Professional Facilitators, Member
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution, Northern California (ADRNC) Member
  • National Coalition for Dialogue and Deliberation (NCDD) Member

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