McMurray Mediation provides a safe space for those in conflict situations to have an open and honest discussion in a private setting, allowing for agreements that work for everyone.

Marilyn Hood: As a mediator and conflict management coach, Marilyn provides mediation services in the Fort McMurray area for families, workplaces, individuals, and organizations. She also works with individuals and groups to facilitate decision making and to reduce conflict.  She is a professionally trained and qualified mediator and a member in good standing of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute of Alberta (ADRIA) as well as the Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute of Canada (ADRIC). Membership in ADRIA and ADRIC is granted only to individuals who possess the training and qualifications required to provide mediation services.

Her professional training and certification include:

  • Family Mediation
  • Separation and Divorce
  • Parenting Plans
  • High Conflict Mediation
  • Workplace Mediation
  • Community and Association Mediation
  • General Disputes

Prior to entering the world of conflict management, Marilyn worked in leadership roles in strategic communications, planning, and change management for 30 years. She also served as a volunteer in the community with non-profits, small businesses and condo boards.  Marilyn’s diverse background and experience enable her to quickly assess and understand issues, which contributes to productive, efficient and positive mediation outcomes for clients. 

McMurray Mediation abides by the ADRIC Code of Conduct and Code of Ethics for Mediators.