David Grant is responsible for Nonviolent Peaceforce new project development in six world regions, and liaisons with the United Nations. Before joining Nonviolent Peaceforce, David lived in the Netherlands to be Coordinator of International Fellowship of Reconciliation’s Nonviolence Education & Training Program. He also was a trainer for Dutch observers to the Middle East and Intercultural Specialist for the Royal Tropical Institute. In the early 1990’s, David was Director of Rural Southern Voice for Peace, which included developing the community organizing tool, “The Listening Project”. David’s other life experiences include public television producing and directing, homesteading, coordinating a soup kitchen, creative writing, performance art and conscientious objection to the Vietnam War, David has special interest in “nonviolent struggle through the cultural arts”, including development of large-scale simulations. David lives in Washington, DC.