Located in southern Oregon, the organization’s mission is to enhance the human and natural environment through effective communication, consensus decision making and conflict resolution.
Scope of services provided include: consultation in collaborative processes, preparing stakeholders to work together effectively, situation/conflict assessments, designing and facilitating collaborative planning or problem solving processes, public policy dialogues, mediation of mature conflicts, facilitation of consensus processes, collaborative public involvement, training.
Principal areas of expertise: watershed management, forestry, natural resources, hazardous waste, energy issues, transportation, urban growth/development, noise abatement, land use, agriculture, parks & recreation, education, social services, health care, community and cross-cultural issues.
The firm’s senior practitioner, Theresa A. Jensen has twenty four years of experience as a dispute resolution professional; as an attorney she is especially comfortable working with legal issues and with other attorneys in complex cases. She is also highly skilled in “people” issues, and in helping parties bridge histories of mistrust.
Mark O. Hatfield School of Government
Portland State University
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