Shaun Munroe is the Assistant Global Coordinator and Facilitation Coach for World in Conversation.
Shaun is a Baltimore native and a recent graduate of Penn State `16 with a B.A. in Psychology. In
addition he is the facilitator for a class of Chinese international students who are examining the complex
relationship between the East and the West through dialogue with domestic students. Shaun is driven to
do this work by the idea of empathy and its role within conversation. He believes that empathy in
conversation is the most important way to better understand each other and to expand perspectives. In
his free time Shaun is an avid Star Wars fan and longboarder. He enjoys solving puzzles and working to
expand his mind something that he gets to do every day at World in Conversation.