BlueJean Mediation builds safe spaces for resolving disputes. Within that space, our mediators will equip and empower you to solve problems with integrity – fairly and peacefully. We work with you!
Our People
Bill Mangrum is Sr. Mediator and Director of ADR Training with BlueJean Mediation. He specializes in "high conflict" disputes, working with individuals, families, and multiple parties to resolve disputes and transform conflict styles.

Bill is a "contract neutral" for the
State of Colorado's Office of Dispute Resolution (ODR). For ODR he is available in the 6th, 7th, 12th, 21st, and 22nd districts. And he is an Adjunct Instructor in Philosophy at Fort Lewis College where he teaches in the Religious Studies Program.

Bill has thirty years experience in pastoral and congregational work -- teaching, mentoring, counseling, assisting persons in crisis, and helping troubled churches. He holds three masters degrees and a doctorate. He has professional standing in
The Association of Conflict Resolution and The Mediation Association of Colorado, and is an Associate Member of the American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution.

Bill trained in conflict resolution and mediation with the
Lombard Mennonite Peace Center, the University of New Mexico School of Law, and the Colorado State University School of Social Work. He keeps current in the field of mediation and ADR through his professional associations, regular study, and listening to his clients.

Bill lives in Durango, CO, where he enjoys the mountains and the desert. He is an avid reader and a published writer. He also consults with
BlueJean Leadership.  Please feel free to contact Bill with your questions. Send your email to:
Additional Mediators:  Upon request and when necessary -- as in multi-party disputes -- BlueJean Mediation contracts  other qualified neutrals to assist in the mediation. Depending on the exact nature of the dispute, BlueJean Mediation draws upon colleagues from business, healthcare, law, and the social service professions. Please contact us for more information regarding our team of mediators.