With over 35 years of experience managing businesses Doug has seen a distinct need for compassion and rationality in helping resolve conflicts that exist within organizations. His experiences involved in sales, marketing, IT and operations provide him with a well-rounded understanding of the diverse needs within businesses large or small. He has served on the boards of non-profits and churches in both volunteer and elected positions.
He specializes in mediating conflicts in businesses, professional practices, non-profits and organizations. He is a trained mediator and has a wide variety of experience in resolving organizational and interpersonal conflict.
Doug and his wife Carolyn are blessed to be the parents of three active grown sons and live in the Portland area. Married for 40 years, together they enjoy life in the Pacific Northwest including hiking, biking, kayaking and trying to lower their golf scores.
Doug graduated with a focus in Psychology from the University of Oregon in 1977 and received his MBA from Portland State University.