Staff and Affiliates
Jayne Nucete is a negotiation and conflict resolution practitioner. In her role as a Senior Consultant with The Bridgeway Group and CMPartners, she consults with clients and delivers training on negotiation, conflict resolution, and facilitation skills in the private and public sectors. Ms. Nucete has been facilitating interpersonal skills workshops since 1998. She has delivered training in collaborative negotiation and consensus building for U.S. federal managers, youth-at-risk, Fortune 500 companies, international financial institutions (IFIs), civil society leaders in Guyana, and public health professionals from Latin America, Europe, Africa, and Southeast Asia. Previously, she was the Associate Director and Training Manager for the ICONS Project at the University of Maryland, and in that role she directly managed client relationships at each stage of program development and delivery. Her work at University of Maryland focused on using role play simulations to teach negotiation and crisis leadership in the workplace. In addition, Jayne was an instructor and program manager for Voyageur Outward Bound School. She is an adept outdoorswoman who has spent more than 700 days leading wilderness expeditions through challenging terrain and (often more challenging) group dynamics. Jayne has also extensively negotiated difficult conversations between youth-at-risk and their parents as they attempted to improve their relationships. She volunteers as a mediator and cross-cultural dialogue facilitator.
Jayne earned her MA in International Relations, Conflict Management, and International Economics from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies in Bologna, Italy, and Washington, DC. She holds a BSW in Social Work and a BA in Spanish from the University of Missouri.