Elise Collins Shields
Founder & CEO, Common Well Institute International, Inc.

Elise Collins Shields is the founder and CEO of CommonWell Institute International, Inc., a non-profit organization engaged in peace building, conflict transformation and creation of economic sustainability for women in conflict and post-conflict countries.  Areas of emphasis include Afghanistan, the Middle East and North Africa. Elise also serves as CEO of CommonWell Associates Ltd., a consultancy on leadership training & coaching, cross cultural communication, dialogue and collaboration. She combines her skills as a business/social entrepreneur with training in areas of conflict and mediation to forward the economic, educational and political contributions of women throughout the world.

Elise Collins Shields