Nominations for Sharon M. Pickett Award
The Sharon M. Pickett Award was established in honor of Sharon M. Pickett who served as Editor of ACResolution from 2000-2007. In addition to serving as a family mediator and trainer, Sharon worked for many environmental NGOs and was an ardent advocate for environmental issues. In recognition of Sharon’s ardent advocacy of environmental issues and mediation, both professionally and personally, the Association for Conflict Resolution presents the Sharon M. Pickett Award annually. The award is presented each year to a person nominated who has either advanced the cause of environmental protection through the effective use of alternative dispute resolution or to a person(s) nominated who has (have) authored a publication that advances awareness of an environmental protection concern addressed through the use of alternative dispute resolution. For the latter, the publication must be no older than 5 years. Click here for nomination form. Deadline: July 25, 2012. Please seek the nominee’s permission beforehand, particularly since it is expected that award recipients will be present at the 2012 ACR Annual Conference in New Orleans, September 12-15, 2012, to receive his/her award.