About the Dispute Resolution Center of West Michigan

The concept of a community resource for dispute resolution grew out of work done jointly by Calvin College and the Grand Rapids Community College Consortium in 1983. These organizations worked with the justice system, key agencies, and community leaders in the Grand Rapids area to create a vision for how disputes could be resolved outside of the courts. The Community Reconciliation Center was established in 1986. In 2005, we became the Dispute Resolution Center of West Michigan. 2016 marks our 30th anniversary.

Our Board


Mr. James Rosloniec

President


Mr. Jeffrey Kaiser

Treasurer


Ms. Kathleen Teunis

Secretary


Mr. Jon Griffin

Director


Elaine Isely

Director


Anne Domanski

Director

Our Staff


Christine Gilman

Executive Director


Gloria Anderson

Domestic and IEP Program Manager


J. Kate Pigott

Agricultural and General Civil Program Manager


Marilyn Booker

Restorative Practices Program Manager and Trainer


Kailey Deurloo

Administrative Assistant