Rosemarie Merrigan

Rosemarie Merrigan

Consultant, Trainer, Mediator

Rosemarie is a senior trainer and consultant under contract with the Center. She has over twenty-five years of experience in social services and extensive experience in training, cultural diversity work, supervision, nonprofit management, and program and team development. As part of a team she developed and implemented an alternative school for adolescents that eventually became a charter school. She speaks conversational Spanish and has international work experience (chiefly in Central America).

Currently Rosemarie teaches as an adjunct at Augsburg College and also at the University of Minnesota in the social work graduate programs. She is also employed with the Minnesota Department of Transportation to provide mediation and conflict resolution services within their Affirmative Action office. She has a Master's in Social Work and is trained as a mediator (CDR).