Each year, CDSC's roster of over 60 experienced mediators serve an average of 1,000 clients, mediating some 350 cases. Overall, 75% of cases are successfully resolved through mediation. Our mediators come from a variety of backgrounds including the legal community, social services, education, business, and mental health, and contribute their services pro bono. They are highly trained and experienced in a variety of dispute resolution areas.

Our Mediators

Judy Abrams
Chris Affleck
Dennis Alexander
Antonio Castro Aranda
Gary Gill-Austern
Mark Bamford
Chandra Banks
Barbara Beardslee
John Berke
Brian Blancke
Melissa Brodrick
Halee Burg
Lydia Carbone
Jeanne Cleary
Janice Durham
Lydia Edwards
Talia Engelhart
Laura Fabiano
Debra Filiurin
Jeffrey Fink
Cathleen Finn
Rachel Freed
Ruth Freedman
Kimberly Frizzi
Molly Froelich
Frederick Golder
Dianne Hartman
Deborah Heller
Jane Hoffmann
Charlotte Iselin
Maria Joseph
Martin Kalisker
Chris Karam
Arline Kardasis
Roberta Kosberg
Audrey J. Lee
Jo-Ann Leinwand
Sarah Levy

Michelle Long
John Maiona
Harry Manasewich
Miriam Mandell
Amy Cashore Mariani
Thomas Marton
Yes Miller
Amy Nee
Daniele Natali Ozeri
Cynthia Pascuito 
Paul Pedulla
Naomi Razso
Vrinda Rio
Cynthia Runge
Steven Seeche
Susan Sloane
Robert Smith
Doug Thompson
Gillien Todd
Robert Tuchmann
Kathleen Westervelt
Kim Whelan 




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