Ariel integrates the teachings of Elie Wiesel with design thinking, storytelling, ancient and contemporary wisdom and playful inquiry to foster communication, listening, curiosity and conflict resolution at a time when the world needs it most. Whether it is a lecture, interactive workshop or customized consulting, Ariel creates a safe and hospitable space to wrestle with complex questions, exchange ideas and create strategies for professional success and social change.

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Ariel is available for lectures related to Witness: Lessons from Elie Wiesel’s Classroom, Jewish thought, arts and creativity, and the humanities.



Ariel offers workshops on storytelling for social change, meditation, and planning the future of organizations and communities.



Ariel consults with organizations on strategic planning, marketing, and development.