Janet Lyon is an experienced Mediator with training in Advanced / Family Mediation, Child Protective Services (CPS), Elder Care mediation and Parent Coordinator. Janet is a member of the Texas Association of Mediators (TAM), Texas Mediator Credentialing Association (TMAC), Children’s Commission Mediation Workgroup and serves on the Texas Mediators Trainers Roundtable (TMTR) board of directors.
Lyon is a veteran non-profit development leader, volunteer coordinator, marketer, and fund-raiser with a wide-ranging background in nonprofit leadership, management, marketing, mediation, and development.
As a grant writer and fundraiser, she is committed to non-profit advancement. She served as Executive Director of Victoria County United Way and Marketing Director of the YMCA. Janet has wide ranging volunteer experience that includes mediation and being a CASA.
As the Executive Director of the DRC, Lyon is focused on expanding conflict resolution services offered to McClennan and surrounding counties, while increasing the broad base of credentialed volunteer mediators and continuing to provide mediation training and community education.
A graduate of New Mexico State University, Janet has two daughters Faith and Evan, and five grandchildren.