Memberships & Associations

Accord Project | Member, Dispute Resolution Working Group.

American Bar Association | Member, ABA Section of Dispute Resolution; Past Co-Chair, Online Dispute Resolution Committee; Member, SDR Technology Committee; 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; Former 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

Creighton University |  Former Adjunct Professor

Dominican University | Adjunct Faculty, Dispute Resolution Masters Program

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

International Council for Online Dispute Resolution (ICODR) | Founding Member

IEEE-SA | Member, ODR Working Group

International Association for Conflict Management | Former Member

International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) | Former Member

International Council for Online Dispute Resolution (ICODR) | Founding Member, and Founding Member of the Board of Directors

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

International Mediation Institute – Co-Chair, E-Mediation Task Force

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

National Center for State Courts |  Member, ODR Technical Standards Working Group

National Center for Technology and Dispute Resolution | Fellow

National Mediation Board | Former Chief of Staff, former Ombudsman

Northern Virginia Mediation Service | Treasurer – 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.]

Virginia Mediation Network | Former Member

World Justice Forum – World Justice Project | Participant 2013 (WJF III) and 2017 (WJF V)