Faculty & Staff

Faculty & Staff

Program Manager:  Kay Barclay
Phone: 972-473-3435
disputeresolution@smu.edu

Hal Barkley. Department Chair
Betty Gilmore, Director, Dispute Resolution Program
Thomas L. Hartsell, Assoc. Director of Clinical Services; Senior Lecturer
Robert Barner, Assoc. Director of Executive Education
John Potter, Clinical Assistant Professor
Dan Rainey, Assistant Professor

Harry Anderson, Instructor
DeLila Bergan, Instructor
Richard Blackburn, Instructor
Caryn Carson, Instructor
Ken Cloke, Instructor
Joseph Folger, Instructor
Stephanie Frogge, Instructor
Joan Goldsmith, Instructor
Steve Joiner, Instructor
Jennifer Kresge, Instructor
Judy Mares-Dixon, Instructor
Nina Meierding, Instructor
Adam McGough, Instructor
Belinda Newman, Instructor
Robert Otey, Instructor
Pattie Porter, Instructor 
John R. Roach, Jr., Instructor
Gary Robinson, Instructor
LaShon Ross, Instructor
Larry Schooler, Instructor
Michelle Shughart, Instructor

Other Resources

Listed below are some websites that you may find useful.

Center for Mediation and Arbitration Services at SMU in Plano

The Center for Family Counseling at SMU in Plano

www.mediate.com
Excellent information on range of positions in Mediation field.

www.txmediator.org
Information on local mediators

www.nafcm.org
The National Association for Community Mediation