TLS Director – Matthew Lawrence, Chartered Mediator
For over twenty years, Mr. Lawrence has worked with TLS Enterprises, as a consultant, Co-Director, and Director. His work with TLS includes mediation, group facilitation, respect in the workplace programs, bullying, workplace violence, organizational reviews, conflict resolution and training design and delivery. Mr. Lawrence has conducted over 200 conflict resolution processes in the last 15 years, specifically related to workplace conflict as well as insurance claims, community disputes and criminal matters. He was a mediator in the Court Diversion Project, a joint venture between Mediation Services and Manitoba Justice. He has provided ongoing mediation services on contract for the Manitoba Human Rights Commission, the Canadian Human Rights Commission and Manitoba Public Insurance Corporation. He is on the National Standing Offers to provide Mediation Services for all government departments (1995-Present). As a consultant and Co-Director, he has also conducted over 40 investigations related to harassment, bullying and workplace violence. Matthew Lawrence is a Chartered Mediator with the ADR Institute of Canada, and is also certified internationally through the International Mediation Institute (IMI). Mr. Lawrence is a certified Conflict Coach, and is also trained in Conflict Dynamics Profile assessment. He has a BA (Honours) degree from the University of Winnipeg and has a Diploma from Mediation Services of Winnipeg in Conflict Resolution.