Board of Directors
Jane V. Lee
Jane V Lee MA LMFT is a local psychotherapist and mediator. She has worked with CRC as a volunteer since 2008 and presently serves as President of the Board. She became a certified mediator in 1997 through the Sacramento Mediation Center. With a B.A. in Conflict Resolution and a M.A. in Psychology with Marriage Family emphasis, she works with children, adolescents, parents, couples, and individuals, utilizing concepts of conflict resolution and non violent communication in her practice.
Diane is passionate about mediation and restoring relationships. She has been a Certified Mediator for CRC since 2000, specializing in Real Estate Disputes. She is also a Real Estate Broker/Owner of Sierra Gold Realty Group, and Realtor with ERA Cornerstone Realty Group, with 30 years of negotiating experience. Master Club Charter and lifetime member of NCAOR. President of Nevada County Association of Realtors in 2011. NCAOR Profession Standards Chairperson, California Association of REALTORS Director. California Association of REALTORS Ombudsman/Mediator: Member of ACR: Member of Twin Cities Church. Volunteer and certified lay counselor of A New Day of Nevada County. Mediator, trainer, coach and public speaker. Team Leader and Mediator for Twin Cities Church Conflict Resolution Team. www.dianehelsm.com
Kathy Foster has a professional background in business administration and project management in both small business and corporate settings. She served as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for Alameda County, as well as a staff member or volunteer for numerous non-profit organizations. Her quiet demeanor and natural ability to listen and see multiple sides of situations has contributed to her success in the various roles and environments in which she has worked.
Kathy took the CRC mediation training in October 2015 and has been mediating with CRC since then. She joined the Board of CRC in June 2016.