181 North Living Center C

Allendale MI 49401

(616) 331-3585

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Reneé Malkowski (she, her, hers)

Conduct Resolution Facilitator
[email protected]

As a Conflict Resolution Facilitator and licensed attorney with over 20 years practical litigation and mediation experience, I am committed to restorative practices as a guide in resolving conflict, reducing harmful behavior, and promoting positive outcomes for students.

Association for Student Conduct Administration
State Bar of Michigan Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
State Bar of Michigan Administrative & Regulatory Law Section

Strengths: Input | Individualization | Intellection | Relator | Learner

Ben Witt

Ben Witt (he, him, his)

Email: [email protected]
(616) 331-2747

Ben is a proud Grand Valley State University alumnus having graduated in 2002 with a Bachelor’s Degree in History and Criminal Justice. He received his Master’s of Science in Administration from Central Michigan University.

Prior to rejoining the GVSU community in October 2021, Ben worked in the Office of Student Conduct, Rights, and Responsibilities at California State University, Chico. Prior to that he served as the Associate Dean of Students at Humboldt State University. He has also held various positions in student affairs at Purdue University and Central Michigan University. Ben began his career in federal law enforcement with the United States Secret Service in Washington, DC.

Whenever possible, Ben believes in a restorative approach to student conduct and conflict resolution that focuses on repairing and building relationships in the campus community through a collaborative, empathetic, and educational process. He is active in the Association for Student Conduct Administration and completed the ASCA’s Student Conduct Director Track of the Donald D. Gehring Academy in 2015 at the University of California, Berkeley.

Strengths: Restorative | Context | Adaptability | Individualization | Strategic

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