Kaleigh Mrowka, Ph.D. currently serves as Associate Director for the forthcoming Collaborative Center for Restorative Practices in Higher Education. She holds a B.A. In Speech Communication from Ithaca College, a M.S. in Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration from SUNY Buffalo State and a Ph.D. in Language, Literacy and Culture at UMBC.
Her professional and research interests center around the development and maintenance of healthy and equitable communities through the use of restorative practices, relational research methodologies, integrative learning, and intergroup dialogue. She has presented regionally and nationally on living-learning programs and the integration of restorative practices into residential communities within higher education.