Project Presents at ABA Dispute Resolution Conference

San Francisco, California – On April 20 and 21, 2017, Divided Community Project leaders and collaborators discussed the Project on multiple panels at the American Bar Association’s 19th Annual Section of Dispute Resolution Spring Conference.

On Thursday April 20, Director Grande Lum moderated “Building Trust and Resilience in Divided Communities” with four highly-regarded participants.

On Friday April 21, Director Lum joined JAMS Foundation Managing Director David Brandon, NAFCM Director D.G. Mawn and JAMS Executive Vice President Jay Welsh on a panel titled “Black and Blue: Healing the Divided in Police-Community Relations.”  Panelists discussed JAMS-funded projects (including the Divided Community Project) are addressing police-community relationships.