About JK Belz

Public Service, Memberships & Education

Public Service

  • Nevada Insurance Commissioner's Property Casualty Advisory Committee
  • Nevada Insurance Commissioner's Health Care and Insurance Advisory Committee
  • Family to Family Connection - Northern NV Regional Advisory Board
  • AlertID - Advisory Team Member
  • Support Ministries for Persons with AIDS - Public Member
  • Mediator - Neighborhood Mediation Center
  • Educator - Wooster High School (Mediation Skills Course)
  • Educator - Washoe County School District - Community Education
  • Nevada Dispute Resolution Coalition - Member


General Education

  • 1977 - Phi Beta Kappa
  • 1979 - State University of New York/B.A. Economics
  • 1981 - Union College/M.B.A.

Additional Training/Certifications


2007 Divorce and Custody Mediation Training
Mediators of Southern Nevada
2008 Beginning Mediation and Conflict Resolution
University of Nevada, Reno
2009 Advanced Mediation and Conflict Resolution
University of Nevada, Reno
2009 Foreclosure Mediation
Nevada Supreme Court's Mediation Program
2009 Fundamentals of Elder Mediation for Experienced Mediators
Elder Mediation Group
2011 Workplace Mediation
Common Ground Mediation - Debra Oliver
2012 Divorce Mediation
Forrest (Woody) Mosten Mediation


2008 FUNdamentals of Facilitation
Sacramento Professional Facilitators
2008 Technology of Participation: Group Facilitation
Center for Strategic Facilitation
2008 Transforming Teams into Teamwork
The Urban Group and Consensus by Design
2008 Technology of Participation: Facilitation Graphics
Center for Strategic Facilitation
2008 Technology of Participation: Participatory Strategic Planning
Sacramento Professional Facilitators