Staff and Board Directory

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Patti Dinsmore, Executive Director
For media inquiries, to schedule a presentation for your group or to make a donation
Call (206) 443-9603, Ext. 108
Email Patti Dinsmore

Mediation and Court Services

Community, Family and Anti-Harassment Mediation Program:

Caroline Davenport, Department Program Manager
Call (206) 443-9603, Ext. 104
Email Caroline Davenport

Nilda Brooklyn, VSHL Project Manager
Call (206) 443-9603, Ext. 111
Email Nilda Brooklyn

Natalie McCarthy, Intake Case Manager
Call (206) 443-9603, Ext. 113
Email Natalie McCarthy

Teresita Zamora, Small Claims Court and Family Mediation Case Manager
Call (206) 443-9603, Ext. 103
Email Teresita

Small Claims Court (SCC) Program:

Gaye Bammert, Court Mediation Program Manager
Call (206) 443-9603, Ext. 100
Email Gaye Bammert


Barbara Nahouraii, Training Manager
Call (206) 443-9603, Ext. 106
Email Barbara Nahouraii

Best Starts for Kids Programs

Lian Caspi, Community Engagement Coordinator
Call (206) 443-9603, Ext. 110
Email Lian Caspi

Sharon Moon, Case Manager
Call (206) 443-9603, Ext. 112
Email Sharon Moon

General Inquiries

For bookkeeping, class registration or other administrative matters
contact our office administrator:

Sharrin Manor, Administrative Assistant
Call (206) 443-9603, Ext. 109
Email Sharrin Manor

Board of Directors

Al Mullins, DRC President

Al Sierra, DRC Vice President
Ernst & Young (EY)

Lynne Rochel, DRC Vice President

Arnold Alexander, DRC Secretary
Community Member

Sander Thomassen, DRC Treasurer
Community Member

Nicholas Leydon

Hunter Isgrig

Juju Aldhaher
South King County Discipline Coalition

Matthew Kelly
Sebris Busto James

Board Members Emeritus

Judge Terrence A. Carroll, retired King County Superior Court
Distinguished Jurist in Residence, Seattle University School of Law

Judge Paris Kallas, retired King County Superior Court
Judicial Dispute Resolution, LLC

Oscar Eason, Jr.
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers