Harford County Community Mediation Commission

Meetings

Meets Monthly, in person and via conference calls

Members


State's Attorney or designee
Adam R. Bosse
Public Defender or designee
Brian Cunningham
Judge of the District Court
Judge Mimi R. Cooper
Judge of the Circuit Court
Judge Angela M. Eaves
Supervising Attorney of the Legal Aid Bureau or designee
Marianne Vanderwiele
Representative of the Human Relations Office
Susan E. Fisher
Director of the Department of Community Services or designee
Sylvia W. Bryant
Representative of the Board of Education
Bernard Hennigan
Member of the County Council
Mike Perrone
Representative of a Harford County Law Enforcement Agency
(as selected by the Harford County Police Commission)
Captain James I. Eyler
Director of the local Department of Juvenile Justice or designee
Paul Bowden
Director of Social Services or designee
Tracie Young
Representative of Harford Community College
Avery W. Ward
Citizen Representative appointed by the County Executive
Nancy Mahoney
Citizen Representative appointed by the County Council
VACANT
Active Volunteer Mediator
Kimberly Murray

All terms expire December 2018

Created By


  • Harford County Code, Article XIV, Section 9-87

In A Brief


  • Commission provides citizens with an effective and efficient means to resolve disputes through mediation.

Description


The Harford County Community Mediation Commission provides citizens with an effective and efficient means to resolve disputes through mediation.

Members of this commission are appointed by the County Executive and confirmed by the County Council. Members will serve conterminous with the County Executive. The County Executive will annually appoint a chair and vice-chair for the commission.

A summary of their duties include:
  • Adopt rules and procedures for the administration of the mediation services.
  • Establish and maintain a voluntary mediation service for the citizens of Harford County.
  • Meet with the Mediation Coordinator and others as may be necessary.
  • Promote the mediation process and the participation of organizations and individuals in the county in the mediation process.
  • Report annually to the County Executive and the County Council as to the utilization and effectiveness of the mediation program.