Virginia's Judicial System

New Executive Director Appointed For Mediation Center

Jim Boyd is the new Executive Director of the Community Mediation Center at FOCUS in Charlottesville. He is a certified mediation trainer for all levels of mediation in Virginia. Jim has mediated and taught the Basic Skills Mediation course at FOCUS for many years and is the co-author of the Center's basic skills manual. His training experience also includes training students at the School of Law at the University of Virginia and students from several area high schools. He has been active in a number of projects, including prison mediation and training mediators in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Jim retired from City College of San Francisco (Emeritus 1992) after 21 years of teaching.
He served two terms as President of the San Francisco American Federation of Teachers.

Jim Boyd
Jim Boyd

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