Reverends Nelle Moffett and Rick Bowers are ordained interfaith ministers and are the founders of Common Ground Interspiritual Fellowship. As a married couple, they partner together to lead workshops, facilitate practice groups and coach individuals, parents, couples, and businesses in communication and conflict resolution using Marshall Rosenberg’s Nonviolent Communication™. They have created a consulting company called Speak PeaceSM through which they teach communication and conduct mediations for groups in conflict. Both are graduates of The New Seminary headquartered in New York City.
Rev. Nelle Moffett, Ph.D., spent 25 years in higher education as a strategic planner, researcher, change agent, coach, and internal consultant. She received her doctoral degree in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies from Arizona State University. She has taught Psychology courses at California State University Channel Islands. Nelle is a certified Life Coach and certified teacher of Inner Relationship Focusing. Nelle received training in communication skills from Landmark Education and the Center for Nonviolent Communication. Nelle is a long-time student of life, spirituality, philosophy and psychology.