published works

Journal of the Canadian Collaborative for Engagement & Conflict Management, Volume 2


After over two decades of providing system navigation in the non-profit sector for a diverse range of populations, Vanessa Slater became a mediator and restorative justice practitioner. As an ally and passionate advocate for access to justice issues, Vanessa continues to seek creative solutions for inclusion and conflict. She completed her certificate in Restorative Justice at Simon Fraser University and is currently completing a Masters of Laws, specializing in dispute resolution at York/Osgoode Hall PD.  When she's not in her pottery studio, you can find Vanessa in the Durham Forest with her dog.