Marg Van Herk-Paradis

Marg Van Herk-Paradis



  • BA, Concordia University, 1996 
  • MTS, Conrad Grebel University College, 2020

Scholarly and Professional Activities

Qualified Mediator (Q.Med), Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute of Ontario  

Courses Taught

PACS 333: Advanced Mediation Practice. 

Various conflict resolution workshops through the Conrad Grebel Conflict Management Certificate Program.


As Co-Founder and President at Credence & Co., Marg Van Herk-Paradis specializes in working with organizations to address conflict, transform organizational culture, and clarify organizational mission and vision using creative tools. Having worked extensively across North America, Marg specializes in facilitation, coaching, and mediation for groups and individuals. Marg has worked with universities, social service organizations, businesses, school Boards, not-for-profits, and a variety of faith-based organizations. 

Marg’s professional experience includes over twenty-five years in not-for-profit organizations, of which seventeen years were in a leadership position. She has a BA in Applied Social Science from Concordia University in Montreal and a Master of Theological Studies from Conrad Grebel University College, affiliated with the University of Waterloo. Marg is a Qualified Mediator with the ADR Institute of Canada and a member of the ADR Institute of Ontario and is a certified Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) and Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) trainer for individuals and groups.