Gregory Winship is a Restorative Justice Strategist with the Center for Conflict Resolution (CCR) in Kansas City, MO. He brings over 30 years of experience in the criminal justice field. His passion is RJ in prisons. He teaches staff and residents to dismantle the ‘us versus them’ mentality. He helps currently and formerly incarcerated individuals heal from harm they have experienced, address the harm they have caused, and, to the extent possible, restore relationships and make things right. Winship regularly works in correctional facilities in MO and KS and has traveled to present or facilitate RJ trainings in correctional facilities in CA, MN, NC, NE, OH, PA and VA and in the Federal Bureau of Prisons.
Winship earned his M. A. in Restorative Justice at the Center for Justice and Peacebuilding and has a B. A. in Business Administration. He is also President Emeritus of Reaching Out From Within, a nonprofit in 3 states which helps people in prison find the ‘courage to change’.