The New Decision Management Associates

Carolyn L. Raines

CEO and Lead Trainer

Carolyn comes to The New Decision Management Associates from the not-for-profit sector with expertise in corporate management and fund development.

A graduate of Middle Georgia College, Carolyn holds an A.A. in Education. She is a registered mediator with the Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution. She has served as Chief Development Director for Girl Scouts of Middle Georgia, Inc., Georgia Children's Museum and as Volunteer & Fund Development Manager for the Southeast Georgia Region of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Georgia and Alabama, Inc.

Having volunteered on the local level as Board Chair of Girl Scouts of Middle Georgia, she is now a National Operational Volunteer with Girl Scouts of the USA with expertise in Corporate Management, Council Performance Assessment, Facilitation and Mediation.

Currently, she serves on the Board of Directors for Make-A-Wish Foundation of GA & AL, Macon Region and Citizen's Panel Review Board, Bibb County Juvenile Court.

Coming Up!

Civil Mediation Training & Practicum
April 2-6, 2018
Understand the nature of conflict, responses to conflict and the basics of conflict theory. Learn the skills needed to facilitate the management of various types of conflict in a fun, energizing environment. Real-plays give students realistic hands-on experience. This course is a comprehensive overview of appropriate dispute resolution processes. General Civil Mediation Training is the foundational course for all advanced mediation trainings. Topics include: Diversity, Ethics, Generating & Exploring Options, Negotiation Skills, Professionalism, Role and Responsibility of the Mediator, Advanced Communication Skills including Listening Skills & Re-framing.
Specialized Domestic Violence Training for Mediators
April 19-20, 2018
A two-day course designed to enlighten one on what domestic violence is, how it affects the victim, and resources to prevent, limit and deal with domestic violence situations. Cost: $525* * CLE/CEs available. Additional fees may apply.

Contact Us

1100 Hill Place
Macon, Georgia 31210
Phone: (478) 477-3317
Fax: (478) 477-1115

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