Sharon E. Harrington, MA, CPLP is the founder and senior organizational communication consultant of Amediate, LLC. She has more than 25 years’ experience facilitating workplace learning and mediating issues surrounding internal conflict leading to elevated claims of discrimination. She primarily consults with organizational leaders to develop empowered teams who are skilled in preventive techniques for self-navigating difficult and uncomfortable workplace situations that cause disruption. She has presented at numerous conferences, including EEOC TAPS, surrounding the topic of accountability to civility in the workplace. She holds an MA degree in organizational communication from Arizona State University and a BA degree in public relations/journalism from Kent State University. She earned the CPLP certification in October 2014.