Location: United States
Based in Seattle, Ruth is both a communication specialist and licensed counsellor who holds a Master’s degree in Expressive Therapies and Mental Health Counseling and a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Science. She is currently Vice President of Program Development and Training with First Aid Arts, an international NGO based in Seattle, where she is responsible for managing, developing, and facilitating experiential training. Ruth has more than a dozen years’ experience working within diverse and challenging environments in both South Africa and the United States, including roles in justice, education, and community based programs. As a passionate and creative facilitator, Ruth is committed to engaging participants by creating dynamic and supportive spaces for participatory learning.