Donna Silverberg

Donna Silverberg Donna Silverberg has been in the field of mediation for over 20 years with more than 1000 hours of training received. She has been an adjunct or visiting professor at the University of Oregon School of Law, Pepperdine University, Hamline University and the University of San Diego. She served as Special Assistant on Dispute Resolution to Governor Kitzhaber's Natural Resources Office, Acting Director of the Oregon Dispute Resolution Commission, and helped design the state's Public Policy Dispute Resolution Program. Donna is a member of the California State Bar, the Association for Conflict Resolution, and the Oregon Mediation Association. She was on the Oregon Mediation Association Board of Directors from 1998-2005, and served as OMA Board President from 2002-2004.

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Married Mediators: Donna Silverberg and Charles Wiggins (02/01/22)
An interview with Donna Silverberg and Charles Wiggins about mediation, being married to a mediator, and the future of mediation. Recorded and shared as part of the Mediation 20/20 Conference.

Effective Online Mediation Training For Public Policy And Large Group Mediators (08/05/21)
At the request of, a small group of US-based public policy and large group mediators/mediation trainers met online during the winter/spring of 2021 to consider best practices and ideas to enhance online training and practice. This report summarizes our ideas and recommendations for ourselves, our colleagues and

Remembering and Missing a Leader, Mediator, Teacher, Legislator and Friend (10/01/08)
Many members of the mediation community joined hundreds of others in the state to mourn the loss and celebrate the life of beloved mediator, teacher and leader Bryan Johnston.