Join MC Miguel Willis (Innovator in Residence at PennLaw) and an international panel to learn about innovative careers in conflict resolution and hear from these folx with varied backgrounds on building their own paths. We hope to help illustrate some of the multiple ways in which one can build a career in this field.See More
Join us on Zoom to hear a few words from our Mediate BC Chair Julie Daum and watch the presentation of the Susanna Jani Award in Supporting Excellence in Mediation.Feel free to have a favorite beverage (and snacks!) on hand to salute the award recipient! You will then be able to move around between breakout rooms where you’ll connect with old friends and new to mingle with colleagues up and down the West Coast of Canada and the US!This mingle is being hosted by our conference partner MediateBC. See More
Michael Kern has over 20 years of experience in helping diverse groups reach common ground on public policy issues in Washington and the Pacific Northwest. Prior to joining the Ruckelshaus Center as its Director, he was a Senior Associate at Triangle Associates Inc., providing facilitation, mediation, public involvement, strategic planning, project management and other services. He has also provided these services at non-profit and academic institutions for the North Cascades Initiative, Hatchery Reform Project, Hanford Openness Workshops and other projects.
Welcome to our community of ADR professionals: mediators, arbitrators, and lawyers representing and advising clients. We are active in the growth and development of ADR in Washington as well as the education of members of the bar and the public.