Welcome to IMA Member Spotlight, where we take a closer look at individual IMA members and why they became a mediator.
Meet our current Spotlight, Sheldon L. Forehand, CPM, owner of Forehand Mediation. Possessing a high emotional intelligence, Sheldon is an IMA member and a treasured IMA Board member.
Here are a few questions IMA posed to Sheldon and his responses:
Q: When and why did you become a mediator?
A: I wanted to apply my experience as a mediation client with my extensive background helping at-risk youth and adults work through challenging obstacles with my interest in helping people resolve conflict.
Q: What types of mediation do you practice?
A: My mediation practice focuses on child custody and elder care. I mediate evictions and HOA conflicts as well.
Q: When you’re not working, how do you enjoy spending your time?
A: When not meditating, I enjoy spending time with my family and getting out on the golf course.
Q: Please share with us one fun fact about yourself.
A: I once rappelled off a 200-foot cliff!
Thank you, Sheldon, for participating in our IMA Member Spotlight!