About

Dian Killian, Organizational Trainer, Executive & Personal Coach

Dian KillianDian Killian, Ph.D., is a Certified Trainer with the Center for Nonviolent Communication, a certified life coach (a graduate of the Coaching for Transformation program) and author of two books, Urban Empathy: True Life Adventures of Compassion on the Streets of NY, and Connecting across Differences: How to Connect with Anyone, Anytime, Anywhere (now in its third edition; also available in German).

The founder and former director of the Center for Collaborative Communication, she offers coaching, consulting, and training through her company, Work Collaboratively, to diverse organizations from small and large NGOs to multinational and Fortune 100 companies, including the United Nations Development Program, Americorps, Merck, and Cornell University.  She also leads the bi-annual International NVC Women’s Retreat (held in Ireland) and regularly offers programs for the NVC Academy as well at Kripalu, the 92nd Street Y, the Omega Institute, and the New York Open Center, and in the Bahamas and Europe.  Learn more about Dian’s work in organizations via this one-sheet and join her blog post and mailing list at www.workcollaboratively.com