Megan Williams

Present Position

Mediator, Advocate, HR Specialist and Adjudicator.

Professional Experience

Two terms as a Dispute Tribunal Referee 1998-2004.Dispute Solutions 2001 Ltd carrying out consultancy work in Accident Compensation, Communication Management, Employment Law and HR Management, Resource Management, Family Mediation and retirement village disputes. Lectured at a tertiary level in Human Resource Management

Career Summary

Graduated School Dental Nurse.30 years experience setting up and running a number of successful businesses.12 years experience as a Councillor in local government.(District and Regional)6 years as Dispute Tribunal Referee. 15 years as managing Director for HR & Dispute Solutions Limited Alternate Dispute Resolution Company with Branches in Hawkes' Bay and Auckland. Services provided are mediation, Human Resource Management, Employment and ACC law.


2013-current- Trustee - Radio Kidnappers

2005-2009 - Director - Air Hawkes Bay

1999-2001 - East Coast Hawke's Bay Conservation Board

1998-2004 - Disputes Tribunal Referee, Napier Court

1996-current - Complaints Advisory Committee - New Zealand Medical Council

1995-2000 - New Zealand Dental Technicians Board


Dipsutes - 88 Causes and How To Avoid Them

Speciality Areas

Resource Management issues

Family Court Mediation

Employment issues

Health issues

ACC issues

Human Resource Maangement Issues

Retirement village disputes


Family Dispute Resolution AMINZ Accredited

Certificate in Family Court Mediation.- AMINZ

"Making Good Decisions" Qualfication to practice as Environemntal Resource Management Commissioner. - Current.

Fellow (Mediation), Arbitrators' and Mediators' Institute of New Zealand Inc.

AMINZ Panel of Mediators

MBS (Hons), BBS,DipBusStudies (Dispute Resolution) (Massey University)

2006 Certificate in Company Direction - New Zealand Institute of Directors

BBS (Communication Management) (Massey University)