Janet Lyon is an experienced Mediator with training in Advanced / Family Mediation, Child Protective Services (CPS), Elder Care mediation and Parent Coordinator. Previously serving as a mediator for Nueces County Dispute Resolution Center, Janet is a member of the Texas Association of Mediators (TAM) and Texas Mediator Credentialing Association (TMAC).
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. She joins the DRC from Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, in Victoria, Texas.
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 third Executive Director of the DRC, Lyon is focused on increasing the number of mediations offered to McClennan and surrounding counties, while increasing the broad base of credentialed volunteers and continuing to provide mediation training.
A graduate of New Mexico State University, Janet has two daughters Faith and Evan, and five grandchildren.