Kiley Mars; Stan Deardeuff; Kathy Hall; Hank Ostwald

                                                       Kiley Mars; Stan Deardeuff; Kathy Hall; Hank Ostwald

Kiley Mars: In 2015, Iowa Mediation Service hired Kiley to serve as the Executive Director of Iowa Mediation Service.  With a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology and a Master of Science degree in human resource development, Kiley has used these skills to design and facilitate conflict resolution and communication trainings for the majority of her human resources and consulting career.  Drawing from various human resource experiences in finance, academic, medical and manufacturing environments, Kiley has vast competencies dealing with dispute resolution and negotiations.

      Kiley's office is located at 1441 29th Street, West Des Moines, IA 50266.                                                         kiley@iowamediationservice.com; 515-331-8081 x206

Stan Deardeuff: As the Regional Coordinator for the eastern half of Iowa, Stan is responsible for the oversight of case management in 50 counties.  Stan has worked for IMS since 1987, and he draws upon his experiences as a farmer and journeyman plumber to help mediate many cases in the agricultural sector, along with facilitating business and family mediations.  Stan utilizes his background to provide a positive rapport with clients to help them navigate the mediation process.  

      Stan's office is located at 1415 South Monroe, Mason City, IA 50401.                                                               stan@iowamediationservice.com; 641-423-4322

Kathy Hall: As the Project Manager and Mediator for Iowa Mediation Service, Kathy oversees the office management, project administration and training efforts at Iowa Mediation Service, along with providing mediation services in workplace, school, neighborhood, victim-offender, family and agricultural settings.  Hired in 1989, Kathy uses this wealth of experience in these varied environments to help parties navigate disputes and conflict.   Kathy has a passion for helping people explore options and seek self-driven outcomes.

      Kathy's office is located 1441 29th Street, Suite 120, West Des Moines, IA 50266.                                             kathy@iowamediationservice.com; 515-331-8081

Hank Ostwald: As the Regional Coordinator for the western half of Iowa, Hank oversees case management for 49 counties.  Hank has worked for IMS since 1986 and has wide experiences in farm, business, and family mediation, as well as mortgage negotiation and mediation training.  He has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Dartmouth College and a Masters in education from Buena Vista University, and he uses this education to help successfully facilitate meditations and manage cases in a variety of settings.  

      Hank's office is located at 110 West 4th Street, Suite 205, Spencer, IA 51301.                                                   hank@iowamediationservice.com; 712-262-7007