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Austin, Texas, 78702, United States
March 10, 2011

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Marc David Sanders

P.O. Box ****, Austin, Texas *8768-2202


Mobile: 512-***-****

Summary of Qualifications

Problem-solver with sound judgment and attention to detail

Experienced mediator and certified anger management trainer

Resourceful public relations manager and strategic planner

Talented in the art of relationship-building

Polished writer, proofreader/editor and content specialist

Advanced administrative, management and HR skills

Broad-based fund raising and event planning expertise

A talented communicator who listens to and values the ideas of others

Professional Experience

2001-2010 Trainer/Mediator. Breakthrough Communications, Austin, TX

• Mediated all types of disputes for families, businesses and government

• Taught seminars in anger management and conflict resolution

• Counseled privately with clients to teach appropriate methods for

expressing anger and strengthening and/or preserving relationships

• Worked with organizations to develop dispute resolution protocols

• Created and taught self-help distance leaning course for online


1995-2001 Mediation Coordinator and Case Manager.

Dispute Resolution Center, Austin, TX

• Conducted client intakes and assigned cases to appropriate services

• Trained, supervised and evaluated performances of mediators

• Maintained extensive client database

• Acted as liaison to Municipal Court and coordinated referrals

• Mediated disputes of all types: family law, workplace, public policy,

neighborhood, businesses, etc.

• Researched foundations and prepared funding requests for grants

1990-1995 Legal Secretary. Wilson, Grosenheider & Burns, P.C., Austin, TX

• Performed administrative and secretarial duties as assigned

• Prepared pleadings and legal documents

• Summarized depositions

• Heavy transcription of tapes

• Provided reception and switchboard relief

1989-1990 Office Manager. Project Transitions, Austin, TX

• Organized a functioning office from scratch for Austin ’s first AIDS hospice

• Recruited and trained clerical staff and volunteers

• Developed file system; wrote SOP manual

• Acted as liaison to media; handled public relations

• Wrote grants to secure philanthropic support

• Provided administrative support to Executive Director; took and

transcribed minutes at all organizational meetings

1986-1989 Development Coordinator. Bishop Museum, Honolulu, HI

• Designed campaign road map and timeline

• Supervised clerical staff and volunteers

• Sustained accurate donor/volunteer/prospect files in database

• Identified funding opportunities by prospecting major donors

• Prepared case statements and talking points for Executive Director

• Reported/tracked income; donor acknowledgement and follow-up

• Served as spokesperson to media to communicate mission and goals


The Lives and Times of Black Dallas Women (Sunbelt Media, 2002)

The African-American Job Search (The Writers Club Press, 2003).

Texas for Texans [content specialist] (Glencoe McGraw Hill, 2003).

Edited several books for UT, Eakin and RoseGarden Presses


2001 M.A. in Organizational Management, The University of Phoenix

Areas of concentration: conflict resolution, change management, process

consulting. GPA: 3.6

1977 B.A. in Journalism and Psychology. The University of Texas at Austin

Columnist on The Daily Texan; board member of University YMCA

Computer/software skills: Microsoft Products and Raiser’s Edge; Internet Savvy;

Typing speed: 90 wpm

Certified to mediate disputes of all types and to teach anger management


The Performing Arts

I have been a professional pianist for 25 year in venues around the U.S.

including cabarets, hotels and restaurants and played for weddings, private

affairs and special events. I have also written and/or directed musicals and am a

former member of Austin’s musical-comedy troupe, Esther’s Follies.

References for Marc David Sanders

Dr. Karen J. Prager Eaves

Associate Professor of Psychology

The University of Texas at Dallas

800 West Campbell Road

Richardson, Texas 75080-3021


Reverend Richard T. Bates

7403 Shoal Creek Boulevard

Austin, Texas 78757


Ms. Kris Donley, M.A.

Executive Director, Dispute Resolution Center

5407 N. I-H 35, Suite 410

Austin, Texas 78723


Ms. Andria Hill


Travis County Public Defender

P.O. Box 49243

Austin, Texas 78765


Mr. Keith Kelly, Trainer/ Enterrainer

3600 North Hills Drive, #303

Austin, Texas 78731


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