Memberships & Associations

American Bar Association | Member, ABA Section of Dispute Resolution; Past Co-Chair, Online Dispute Resolution Committee; Member, Section of Dispute Resolution WIDRE Task Force (Web-based Interdisciplinary Dispute Resolution Environment); Past Member, ABA President-elect’s Technology Initiative, Past Co-Chair, Ombuds Committee, Section of Adminstrative and Regulatory Practice.

American Bar Association Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice |  Past Co-Chair, Ombudsman interest group.

Association for Conflict Resolution | Member, Conflict Resolution Quarterly Editorial Board; Past Chair, ODR Section;Member, Public Education Committee 2008-2009; Past Chair, ACR Conference Technology Committee 2009 & 2010; Past Co-Chair, ACR Web Site Task Force, 2010.  Currently, Member of the ACR Ethics Committee, chair of Model Rules working group.

Association of Labor Relations Agencies | Past Member, Publications, Communications & Technology Committee

Conflict Resolution Quarterly | Member, Editorial Board

Dominican University | Adjunct Faculty, Dispute Resolution Masters Program

Holistic Solutions, Inc. | Co-owner, Former President

International Association for Conflict Management | Member

International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) | Member

International Journal of Online Dispute Resolution – co-Editor-in-Chief

International Mediation Institute – Co-Chair, Task Force on E-Mediator Competencies

International Ombudsman Association | Past Member

Internet Bar.Org | Member, Board of Directors; Member, Executive Committee

IusMediare | Member, International Advisory Board

L’Ordre de Bon Temps |Honorary Member  🙂

McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific | Adjunct Faculty – Online Dispute Resolution

Mediators Beyond Borders |Past Member

Modria, Inc. | Investor, Advisory Board Member

National Center for Technology and Dispute Resolution | Fellow

National Mediation Board | Chief of Staff, former Ombudsman

Northern Virginia Mediation Service | Vice President – Board of Directors

PeaceTones Initiative | Member, Board of Advisers

Southern Methodist University | Adjunct Professor of Dispute Resolution, Dispute Resolution Masters Program

Supreme Court of Virginia | Member, Access to Justice Commission, Self-Represented Litigants Committee.

United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) Working Group III – ODR | Observer Delegate from IBO and NCTDR  [The Working Group issued it’s final report in 2015.]

United States Department of Health and Human Services | Mediator, Sharing Neutrals Program

Virginia Mediation Network |Member

World Justice Forum IV – World Justice Project | Invited Participant 2013

World Justice Forum V | Invited Participant 2017, The Hague