Alternative Dispute Resolution
Serves as the liaison to other ADR organizations; designs and carries out ADR projects as needed for the chapter.
Serves as the link between the chapter and the International Organization; participants in quarterly phone conferences with other chapter liaisons; reports chapter information to the board.
In consultation with the Board, designs annual chapter conference topics and programs; with assistance of Chapter Administrator, arranges all details re: date, location, food, speakers, materials, CEUs, etc.
Fall Event / Symposium
In consultation with the Board, plans and coordinates annual educational event with dinner; with assistance of Chapter Administrator, arranges all details re: date, location, food, speakers, materials, etc.
Chaired by the treasurer, prepares annual budget, oversees financial processes and makes financial recommendations to the board from time to time as needed.
Maintains a watch on family and family court-related legislation; reports to the board from time to time as needed; guides board discussion of legislative issues as needed.
Recruits new members; creates procedures for maintaining ongoing communication with current members, recommends member benefits, updates member directory, plans events for members etc.
Complies and publishes the chapter newsletter 2-4 times annually.
Chaired by the immediate past president, recruits new board members and officers as needed; with assistance of Chapter Administrator, prepares slate for elections, carries out elections in accordance with the bylaws.
Co-Chairs: Donna Feinberg and Laura Gibbs
Members: Claudette Pierre, Jessica Greenwald O’Brien, Jenny Clapp, Anne Cremonini and Michelle Mullin
Plans and carries out interdisciplinary discussion panels in locations across the state, usually as a follow-up to the issues presented at the annual chapter conference. Roundtables provide educational benefits to members at no cost.
Oversees and administers scholarship opportunities for the International Organization’s annual conference and the chapter’s annual conference; designs scholarship applications, recommends policies to the Board, etc.
Directory, Listserv, and Website
Oversees, updates, and re-designs as needed these electronic methods for communication among chapter members.