Dr. Randall Kinnison launched Genesis Mediation in 2005. His mission was simple – create more peace in the lives of others every day. Since that beginning, Randy and the Genesis Team have created peace for thousands of people. His vision is creating peace for over 100,000 people by 2020.
Dr. Kinnison is a professional who brings over 30 years of experience surrounding mediation, counseling, and helping others solve difficult life issues. He graduated with honors with a BA, Masters and Doctoral degrees. Dr. Kinnison has taught at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Randy now trains extensively with online and live courses. He offers the 40 Hour Basic Mediation Training for new mediators and speciality training in divorce, business, non-profit and eldercare/estate. He has over 8,000 hours of mediation experience in a variety of practice areas. He is active in the community serving on non-profit boards and assisting others in a variety of services. Randy and Sharlyne were married in 1976 and together have five children.
The parents of Dr. Kinnison divorced when he was an adolescent. His two siblings experienced divorce as well. He understands the emotions, dynamics, and results of divorce. He and the Genesis Team work hard to maintain or even improve communication between parents with children. Dr. Kinnison is experienced in helping couples navigate the turbulent waters of divorce. He provides guidance and assistance in coming to common ground and moving forward.
Dr. Kinnison has assisted over a hundred families deal with life transitions, death of loved ones, and estate issues. He understands family dynamics and the underlying root causes of conflict. Dr. Kinnison will do far more than just help sort out a conflict. He can formulate plans of action to keep families away from conflict and focused on their love one.
Dr. Kinnison has led or established non-profits for the last 30 years. He understands the dynamics between boards, management, staff, and customers. He teaches conflict management skills and interoffice communication.
Dr. Kinnison and the Genesis Team assists in succession planning in sole proprietorships, family business or partnerships. He has assisted with workplace conflict including potential litigation cases. Dr. Kinnison and the staff at Genesis can assist in a wide variety of business disputes ranging from partnership, family, or employee conflict. Randy has expertise in productivity, leadership, and building consensus. He assists in the forming of partnerships and family businesses as well as dissolutions. He works with small and mid-sized businesses, non-profits and corporations.