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Virtual Luncheon: Patricia Shafer, NewGen Peacebuilders

Patricia Shafer is Executive Director of NewGen Peacebuilders, an award-winning peace education, training and mentoring program that puts young people ages 15 to 24 at the center of community-focused peacebuilding. Since 2014, NewGen Peacebuilders programs have been completed or are being initiated in eight states in the US and 10 countries. Patricia is also a Senior Fellow for Peace Education at the Alliance for Peacebuilding, Rotary Peace Fellow, Rotary Positive Peace Activator, and Global Peace Ambassador for Rotary strategic partner Institute for Economics and Peace. In addition to her official peacebuilding work, Patricia is Chief Catalyst and Executive Director of international nonprofit Mothering Across Continents, through which education projects are managed in several countries in East Africa. She previously held senior positions in change management and communications in two global Fortune 100 companies. She holds an MBA from Northwestern University Kellogg Graduate School of Management and an MA in Journalism from Ohio State University.                                                                             Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86803573527?pwd=MnNtY3NkdnZKZkwwdU1NWXZOd2RZQT09     Meeting ID: 868 0357 3527     Passcode: Rotaract