About Kathy

Kathy Mangold - Author of Confidence in ConflictKathy Mangold is an award-winning communicator who is committed to conflict resolution strategies built upon a foundation of dignity and respect, even in the midst of stress.

As consultant with the Vistelar Group, Kathy has created educational materials and programming that support Vistelar’s Verbal Defense & Influence methodology, which has been taught mainly in professional settings for 30 years.

Her most recent project, an e-book entitled Confidence in Conflict for Everyday Life, illustrates how these concepts can be applied within one’s personal life. For this project Kathy has drawn from her real-life experiences as the editor of a parenting magazine.

The Vistelar Group is a global training and speaking organization committed to addressing the spectrum of human conflict. Corporate and civic clients include the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Nissan USA, the Mall of America, and police agencies across the country, including Albuquerque, NM and Kalamazoo, MI.