Stacie Smith

Stacie Smith

Stacie Smith

Biographical Info Stacie Nicole Smith is Managing Director at the Consensus Building Institute, where she has more than 20 years of experience as a mediator, facilitator, coach, trainer, and researcher on a broad range of public issues in the U.S. and internationally. Stacie’s work includes assessment, facilitation, and mediation of multi-sector community and national stakeholder dialogues, disputes, and collaborations; training and curriculum design for international, national, and local government entities, NGOs, and schools; and research and writing on collaboration on public policy issues. She specializes in facilitating highly complex and contentious multi-party disputes around substantively challenging technical issues, where identities, values, and interests intertwine. She brings substantive expertise in environment issues (land use, water, energy), historic and cultural resources, tribal and indigenous peoples, and education.

Email Address stacie@cbi.org

Website http://www.cbi.org

Position or Title Managing Director

Professional Biography Stacie Nicole Smith is Managing Director at the Consensus Building Institute, where she has more than 20 years of experience as a mediator, facilitator, coach, trainer, and researcher on a broad range of public issues in the U.S. and internationally. Stacie’s work includes assessment, facilitation, and mediation of multi-sector community and national stakeholder dialogues, disputes, and collaborations; training and curriculum design for international, national, and local government entities, NGOs, and schools; and research and writing on collaboration on public policy issues. She specializes in facilitating highly complex and contentious multi-party disputes around substantively challenging technical issues, where identities, values, and interests intertwine. She brings substantive expertise in environment issues (land use, water, energy), historic and cultural resources, tribal and indigenous peoples, and education.

Address Line 1 2067 Massachusetts Avenue Suite 570

City Cambridge

State Massachusetts

Zip 02140

Phone 617-844-1124

Fax 617-492-1919

Small Business Yes

GSA Schedule Provider Yes

Federal Employee No

Native Dispute Resolution Network No


ECR Services Provided

ServiceCaseYear
Process DesignReinventing K-12 Education for the 21st Century2013
Policy DialoguesReinventing K-12 Education for the 21st Century2013
Public Engagement/Public InputKingston Independence Turbine Acoustic Monitoring Study Public Engagement2013
Strategic Planning for Collaboration or Conflict Resolution EffortThe Nature Conservancy Great Rivers Partnership2012
Joint Fact Finding/Neutral EvaluationFalmouth Wind Turbine Options Process2012
Regulatory NegotiationsNo Child Left Behind Facilities and Construction Negotiated Rulemaking u2013 Assessment and Facilitation2011
Conflict/Situation AssessmentNo Child Left Behind Facilities and Construction Negotiated Rulemaking u2013 Assessment and Facilitation2011
Mediation/Assisted NegotiationCape Cod National Seashore Dune Shacks Subcommittee2010
Facilitation of Collaboration or Conflict Resolution EffortNational Radon Stakeholder Consensus Building Dialogue2010

Case Experience by Subject Matter

ServiceCaseYear
Environmental Planning (e.g., NEPA, Forest plans, travel mgmt., resource mgmt.)Cape Cod National Seashore Herring Cove Subcommittee2013
Water issues GeneralThe Nature Conservancy Great Rivers Partnership2012
Energy Issues (Including Transmission, u00a0Development and Conservation Issues)Falmouth Wind Turbine Options Process2012
Resource ManagementApplying Consensus Building And Conflict Resolution Methods To Heritage Place Management2012
Archeological and/or Historic PreservationApplying Consensus Building And Conflict Resolution Methods To Heritage Place Management2012
Native American, Alaska Native, Native Hawaiu2019ian IssuesNo Child Left Behind Facilities and Construction Negotiated Rulemaking u2013 Assessment and Facilitation2011
Cross-cultural IssuesCobell Land Consolidation Tribal Consultations2011
Parks and Refuge IssuesCape Cod National Seashore Dune Shacks Subcommittee2010
Land Use, Growth Management, Sustainable DevelopmentPlymouth Airport Master Planning Advisory Group2010
Environmental HealthNational Radon Stakeholder Consensus Building Dialogue2010
Air Quality and/or Air PollutionEPA Indoor Air Community Leadership Initiative2008

Type of Public Decision

ApplicationCaseYear
Policy developmentNo Child Left Behind Facilities and Construction Negotiated Rulemaking u2013 Assessment and Facilitation2011
PlanningCape Cod National Seashore Dune Shacks Subcommittee2010
Implementation/monitoring agreementsNational Radon Stakeholder Consensus Building Dialogue2010

Case Size

SizeCaseYear
Cases involving more than 3 but less than 15 participantsCape Cod National Seashore Herring Cove Subcommittee2013
Cases involving 15 to 60 participantsNo Child Left Behind Facilities and Construction Negotiated Rulemaking u2013 Assessment and Facilitation2011
Cases involving more than 60 participantsCobell Land Consolidation Tribal Consultations2011

Case Jurisdiction/Scale

JurisdictionCaseYear
InternationalApplying Consensus Building And Conflict Resolution Methods To Heritage Place Management2012
National or regionally significant casesNo Child Left Behind Facilities and Construction Negotiated Rulemaking u2013 Assessment and Facilitation2011
InteragencyNo Child Left Behind Facilities and Construction Negotiated Rulemaking u2013 Assessment and Facilitation2011
Local/communityPlymouth Airport Master Planning Advisory Group2010
Multi-jurisdictionalNational Radon Stakeholder Consensus Building Dialogue2010

Process Support Services

Meeting Support
Support ServiceCaseYear
Engagement of technical experts/third party science advisorsCape Cod National Seashore Herring Cove Subcommittee2013
Experience in a team of multiple ECR ProfessionalsNo Child Left Behind Facilities and Construction Negotiated Rulemaking u2013 Assessment and Facilitation2011
Logistical and administrative support (organizing logistics for meetings, notetaking, etc.)Cobell Land Consolidation Tribal Consultations2011

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