Leadership

CIAC Leadership

CO-CHAIRS OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS  

Maria Chedid
Howard Miller 

MEMBERS OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Laura Abrahamson 
Richard Chernick
Tina M. Cicchetti 

Kabir Duggal 

Sherman Kahn 
Dan Kolkey 
Bob Lutz 
Kathleen Paisley 
Rob Shives

ADDITIONAL MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS 

Steve Andersen
Gary Benton 

Cedric Chao 
Jack Coe 
Mark C. Dosker   
Drew Holiner 
Reg Holmes 
Grant Kim 
Katalin Meier
Neil Popovic
Matt Reed

Barbara Reeves   
Les Schiefelbein  
Elizabeth Tippin 
Katia Yannaca-Small

CIAC Founders

CIAC was founded in 2018 by Gary Benton, Maria Chedid, Richard Chernick, Dan Kolkey, and Howard Miller. Each of these CIAC Founding Members is a California arbitration practitioner dedicated to the advancement of best practices in international arbitration in California. CIAC is grateful for the widespread support for its initiatives in the California international arbitration community. 

The Founding Members express appreciation to Katalin Meier for her administrative support in establishing the organization.