Gina Knyazev has a M.S. in Criminal Justice and has interned for the FBI’s Behavior Analysis Unit in Montgomery County, MD. This year, Gina will be the Volunteer Maryland Coordinator with Community Resolution Center of Montgomery County, recruiting volunteers to do mediations, Community Conferencing, a youth oriented program, Community Facilitations and Re-Entry mediation program. Gina will also work to create better volunteer program structures and monitor each volunteer mediator’s fulfillment of 100 hours of service. “I’m doing a term of service to learn more about conflict mediation and how to recruit volunteers successfully,” Gina said concerning her motivation. Gina hopes to enter a PhD program that fits her interest and continuing her media and writing work for a social justice cause.