Building Peace Through Culture and Communication
Declarations of Interdependence
The Public Safety Coalition
Justice for DJ Broadus
Bob Schlehuber, 33 years old, is a Peacebuilder based in Washington, DC. An artist, producer, and organizer Bob creates initiatives that creatively bring together broad and diverse individuals and organizations within a community. Working under the title of Peacebuilding Connections Bob has created concerts, theater, radio shows, protests, and other artistic events to deepen community relationships while increasing the capacity of a community to address a range of policy, social, economic issues; including housing, homelessness, public safety, education, health, workforce development, civility, mutual understanding, and international peace and conflict resolution.
Bob holds a B.A. in Communication and Political Science from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and a M.A. in International Peace and Conflict Resolution from American University’s School of International Service. Bob’s studies have focused on the systems and structures of peacebuilding with a focus on network analysis, organizational and small group communication and co-operation across traditionally silo-ed fields of study and practice.
Bob has written extensively on collective impact theory and how to improve collaboration at grassroots, grass-tops and executive levels.