Mountain Mediation Services Board, Staff, and Committee Members attended the annual planning retreat on January 29, 2016. Four new board members participated in the retreat and are pictured below with Alan Sheinfeld, a volunteer mediator from Haywood County who served on the organization’s finance committee.
New Board Members include: Dick Olson, Retired Physician from Sylva; Joe Root, Mediator & Retired Patent Attorney from Waynesville; Jon Parson, Retired Human Services Director from Waynesville; John Balentine, Graphic Designer, Western Carolina University from Cullowhee. Alan Sheinfeld (center, back) is a retired CPA from a family law firm. He enjoys mediating and assisting with court intakes in the Waynesville Office.