Amy Czajkowski

Amy Czajkowski

Office Phone: (540) 432-4539

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Main Campus, Harrisonburg

Office Location: WH 1st


Amy Czajkowski in the news:

New STAR Course Looks to Heal the Past

CNN Coverage of ‘Coming to the Table’ Nets International Attention

From CNN: When Kin of Slaves and Owner Meet

JFP Person of the Day: Amy Czajkowski

Forum Held on Race Relations Meeting at the Table

Amy Potter Czajkowski is the Acting Director of the Women’s Peacebuilding Leadership Program. Amy is also an adjunct instructor teaching in the areas of program evaluation and peacebuilding practice. She was the Program Director of Coming to the Table, an initiative that addresses the legacies and aftermaths of the US institution of slavery and has also served as Associate Director of the Practice and Training Institute and Coordinator of University Accord, a campus-wide program at EMU that provides mediation, facilitation and restorative justice services. Her areas of interests include reconciliation, historical trauma, trauma healing, process design and facilitation, evaluation and program design and development. Before coming to CJP, Amy worked at the Iowa Peace Institute conducting mediation, peer mediation, and conflict resolution trainings as well as intervening in interpersonal and organizational conflicts. She holds a B.A. from Principia College and an MA in conflict transformation from Eastern Mennonite University’s Center for Justice and Peacebuilding. Amy is married with two sons, a stepdaughter and stepson.

Education

B.A., Principia College
M.A., Eastern Mennonite University