Committees and Task Forces

The Collaborative Law Institute has several committees and task forces that promote the Collaborative process. We urge our members to become involved as a way to meet Collaborative professionals, further their knowledge of the Collaborative process, and expand their Collaborative practice.

Committees


Annual Forum Meeting Committee:

Co-Chairs 2019: Deb Clemmensen & Louise Livesay-Al | deborah.clemmensen@gmail.com louise@livesaylawoffice.com
Goal: To build the Collaborative Law Institute community through informing the membership of the accomplishments of the Institute as well as to inspire and educate the members to rise to higher levels of Collaborative practice.

Governance Committee:

Chair 2019: Carl Arnold | carl@arnoldlawmediation.com
Goal: To provide the Board of Directors with recommendations that might further the organizational health of CLI. To that end, the Governance Committee shall conduct ongoing review of our organization’s policies, bylaws, and infrastructures with the purpose of ensuring that CLI is efficient, accountable, and fully engaging its members

Sliding Scale Fee Committee:

Chair 2019: Christina Robert | robertfamilyservices@gmail.com
Goal: To establish a program through which unrepresented low income parties may receive services in the Collaborative process.

Membership Committee:

Chair 2019: Audra Holbeck | aholbeck@holbecklaw.com
Goal: To develop an active membership by reaching out to prospective members and serving existing members. The committee is responsible for developing and implementing policies regarding the new member and renewal processes. We organize and staff new member receptions and the CLI Annual Picnic.

Public Education:

Chair 2019: Brian Burns | burnstherapy@gmail.com
Goal: To double the number of Collaborative process cases annually through a process of education of the public and professional communities. The committee focused on achieving this goal through increasing public awareness via outreach and media relations.

Training Committee:

Co-Chairs 2019: Tonda Mattie & Lee Eddison | tmattie@mndivorce.com lee@familiesredefined.com
Goal: To engage the Collaborative Institute members and other professionals in a life-long learning process that promotes a shift of mind set and equips all professionals with special skills to that settlement occurs and healing begins.

Technology Committee:

Chair 2019: Carl Arnold | carl@arnoldlawmediation.com
Goal:

Sunshine Committee:

Chair 2019: Angela Heart | angela@heartlaw.net
Goal: To develop an active membership by reaching out to prospective members and serving existing members. The committee is responsible for developing and implementing policies regarding the new member and renewal processes. We organize and staff new member receptions and the CLI Annual Picnic.

 

Task Forces


Website Task Force:

Chair:  Louise Livesay-Al | louise@livesaylawoffice.com
Goal:

Sponsorship Task Force:

Chair: Audra Holbeck | aholbeck@holbecklaw.com

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