Julia Morelli has over twenty-five years of experience as a mediator, facilitator, manager, and consultant. She is President of Holistic Solutions, Inc., and the President of the George Mason University Instructional Foundation. In these capacities she serves as a manager, mediator, workplace coach, and consultant. She is an instructor at NVMS, George Mason University, and is a guest lecturer at several universities.
In addition, she provides facilitation and organizational development services, and training in dispute resolution, cultural issues and diversity, the use of technology in conflict management, and stress management. Her client list includes government agencies, schools, corporations, associations and nonprofit organizations. Her training includes work with the Center for Mind-Body Medicine, Strozzi Institute, Cinergy Coaching, Conflict Coaching Matters, and the Institute for Zen Leadership. She teaches yoga, qigong, and somatic awareness, and whenever it is appropriate, she incorporates these techniques into her practice.
She is co-author of “Culture and Breaking Impasse in Dispute Resolution,” published in Definitive Creative Impasse-Breaking Techniques in Mediation, (New York A.B.A., 2011); and “Developing Embodied Awareness and Action in Conflict Resolution,” in Faith and Practice in Conflict Resolution: Toward a Multidimensional Approach (2016, edited by Rachel Goldberg).
She is a member of the Association for Conflict Resolution and serves on the Board of Peaceable Dragon. Frequently she presents at various mediation and dispute resolution conferences, regularly attends the International Conference on Online Dispute Resolution.