Stephen F. Staten,  Author, Trainer, Speaker, Consultant



"The outcome which Steve was able to facilitate was not only consistent with our organization’s values, but it created a platform for internal collaboration, communication, and quickly enabled us to address outstanding challenges. We could not have done this without Steve’s skillful advice and tactful development of culturally sensitive solutions...He was viewed by all parties as fair, balanced, and thoughtful. … Hope WorldWide is in a much better place today, because of Steve’s contribution and work on our behalf.”

—Jeffrey Jones and H Alex Hunter, Interim Co-Chairmen, Board of Directors
HOPE WorldWide, A Global Charity


“...Steve and Tricia are the most effective conflict resolution professionals that I have ever worked with.” 

—Alice Hall, previous OCC board president and previous CEO of Hawaii Health Systems Corp.
Oahu Church of Christ, A Highly Cross Cultural Religious Body


“The Staten’s work ethic was admirable, they worked tirelessly to meet with members and staff to listen and provide guidance...Steve’s transparency and documentation of the process helped everyone rebuilt trust that had been damaged...We fully endorse the Statens in their work and we are grateful for their help.”

-The Los Angeles International Church of Christ, A Multi-Site Church of 6,000