About Us

The Pelot & Associates MISSION is to resolve workplace conflict, create world-class communication, and develop highly effective leaders worldwide.

OUR CORE VALUES:

  1. Live what we teach
  2. Communicate with kindness, clarity, and integrity
  3. Learn continuously

OUR PLEDGE is to clearly understand our clients’ needs and deliver services that exceed their expectations!

COMMUNICATE, COLLABORATE, COMMIT, SUCCEED!

Karen Pelot

Karen Pelot is the founder and lead practitioner of Pelot & Associates, where she serves as a mediator, facilitator, coach, trainer, and public speaker. Karen became a full-time mediator in 2008, the same year she opened Karen Pelot Mediations, LLC, following a very successful 18-year career in corporate leadership with three Fortune 100 companies. She holds an MBA and an MDR, and is certified by the Supreme Court of Florida for circuit civil, family, foreclosure, and county court mediation. Karen’s clients include multiple branches of the U.S. Department of Interior, The U.S. Navy, AAA Insurance, Allstate Insurance Company, AMICA Insurance Company, Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, and the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence. Click here for Karen’s complete bio.
Harold

Harold Hill

Harold is an ICF certified coach, and organizational development specialist.  He began his professional career as an engineer more than 20 years ago, and his role naturally gravitated into internal organizational development.  Prior to branching out as an external consultant, he served as the Organizational Development Manager for Walt Disney World. Harold’s extensive areas of expertise include change management, cultural design, diversity and inclusion initiatives, organizational assessment, strategic and system thinking, and leadership coaching. Harold holds an MBA, as well as certifications from SHRM in Professional Human Resources and Columbia University in Principles & Practices of Organization Development. He teaches at Gestalt Institute of Cleveland and in the International Organization and System Development program. Click here for Harold’s complete bio.

Jamie Vega

Since 2007, Jamie has served as a certified facilitator of the True Colors™ personality assessment, a role that she is passionate about at Pelot & Associates. She’s been immersed in the fields of psychology and communication since the year 2000, and has served as a professor and department leader in higher education since 2006. Jamie received her B.A. in Advertising/Public Relations and Psychology and her M.A. in Communications, both from UCF, with a focus on interpersonal communication. She is an active member of the International True Colors Association, Association for Talent Development, The GOOD Network, and the International Society for Performance Improvement. Click here for Jamie’s complete bio.

Kelsey Visser

Kelsey Visser is Pelot & Associates’ specialist in developing customized workshops and training programs. In addition to teaching at Full Sail University in the Social Science department, she is a conflict resolution consultant and Florida Supreme Court Certified County Court Mediator. Kelsey’s early work focused on conflict resolution education, violence prevention, and the development of peace infrastructure in Washington, D.C., where she received her M.A. in International Peace and Conflict Resolution from American University. Kelsey is also a graduate of FSU, with a B.A. in International Affairs. Click here for Kelsey’s complete bio.

Alisa Pelot

Social Media Marketing Manager. Alisa graduated from Florida State University in 2015, with a B.S. in Business/Marketing. She developed, maintains, and is the creative artist behind all of our social media sites! Alisa is also currently working on her Master’s degree in Business Training and Interpersonal Communications, at the University of Central Florida.