Heather Kennedy is a recent graduate student from California State University Dominguez hills studying Negotiation, Conflict Resolution, and Peacebuilding, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. She also has a B.S. in Business Management. She is a certified Rhode Island & California Mediator with two decades of conflict resolution experience in business, mental healthcare settings, education, and disability & crisis conflict in families. Her degree concentration was in the study of Disability Community Conflict.