David C. Gorman ‘87
Providence College BA ‘91
Florida State University MA ‘92
London School of Economics MSC ’00
David is currently the Director for the Eurasia Region as well as Director At Large for the Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue. The mission of the Centre is to help prevent, reduce and resolve armed conflict through mediation and dialogue. Since he began his career in 1992, David has been working throughout the world to resolve conflict and address the needs of the victims of conflict. During this time, he has lived and worked in the West Bank and Gaza, Bosnia, Liberia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Libya and Ukraine. He has published works on mediation and appeared in most major media outlets including the BBC, CNN, the New York Times, LA Times and Washington Post as well as been profiled in the Boston Herald, Tempo Magazine (Indonesia) and Der Spiegel (Germany). In 2013, David was featured in the award winning documentary Miles and War. David currently resides in Cyprus.
Advice to Students:
Focus on what you believe in and everything else will follow.Everyone has something they are particularly good at and like to do. You may not know it yet but when you do, nurture it and realize it to its fullest.
Inducted November 25, 2014