Stephanie P. Manzi is a professor of Criminal Justice at Roger Williams University where she teaches courses in policing and criminology. She earned a Ph.D. in Criminology and Criminal Justice from the University of Maryland, College Park. Stephanie was trained in facilitative mediation by CMCRI in 2016. Since then, she has been an active mediator in the RI District Court and has mediated many private cases with specialties in family, human resources, landlord/tenant, and small claims. Stephanie is also an instructor for Basic Mediation Training, both at the Center for Mediation and Collaboration RI and at the University of Rhode Island. In addition to Basic Mediation, she also teaches classes on Implicit Bias.