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Jim Bernat

Administrator, Rappahannock-Rapidan Community Services Board and Area Agency on Aging 2010: I live in Culpeper, Virginia. I began my career with the Rapidan-Rappahannock Community Services Board as a substance abuse counselor, working with many people who had criminal records, before working on my master’s degree. A decade later, I am an administrator for this agency, ...More

Earliest CJP Students Prize the ‘Lens’ They Acquired

Who would come from half-way around the world to enroll in a program at Eastern Mennonite University that was so new, no college catalog listed it? Sam Gbaydee Doe did. From Liberia. Initially, the plump squirrels running around campus dismayed him: They could be food for very hungry people in his war-torn homeland. He himself ...More

Manager of quality improvement, community services board

Jim Bernat, MA ’00 Madison, Virginia For the last 25 years, Jim Bernat has worked in Culpeper, Virginia, a town that is mid-way between the two universities in his state that offer master’s degrees pertaining to conflict transformation: EMU and George Mason University (GMU). Jim holds an undergraduate degree in counseling from GMU. But he ...More