Martin D. Vidaud earned a Master of Spanish Linguistics and Literature from the University of Louisville and Bachelors of Arts degrees in French and Philosophy from Morehead State University. He served as staff interpreter for the Kentucky Court of Justice, where he became certified in 2006. He trained in General Civil Mediation and Family Mediation with the Administrative Office of the Courts and served as volunteer mediator in Jefferson County from 2007 to 2009. Martin is a staff interpreter for the 17th Judicial Circuit of Florida and is pursuing a Master in Business Administration at Florida Atlantic University.
Steven W. Leigh holds a doctorate in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from Nova Southeastern University (NSU). He earned his Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling at NSU and his Bachelor of Science degree in Human Ecology at Cornell University. Steven is a guest lecturer at the Family Law Clinic and is also a former Adjunct Faculty at the NSU’s Shepard Broad Law Center. He currently is Mediation Services Coordinator for the 17th. Florida Judicial Circuit, and a State Certified Family, Dependency, and County Mediator in the Broward County Courthouse where he has been employed since January 2001.