Melanie Whitham is deeply passionate about helping parents, children and school personnel create harmonious relationships and safe, vibrant learning environments. As founder of The PEACE School, she has also offered programs based on Nonviolent Communication (NVC) throughout the world. From co-creating Baba Tree International’s Play in the Wild! youth camps, developing learning environments for homeschoolers and coaching families in relational communication, to hosting educational and family workshops and introducing NVC to children in Thailand, Lebanon and Costa Rica, Melanie is dedicated to creating change in the world. Her work draws upon her M.A. concentrating in Holistic Education and her background as a certified teacher.