VIDEO: Avis Ridley-Thomas Among Those Honored During 'Mediation Week'

In recognition of “Mediation Week” throughout Los Angeles County – May 17 through May 23, 2009 – Supervisor Don Knabe recognized the contributions of nine nonprofit organizations and five public entities that have assisted thousands of residents, businesses, and organizations in resolving over 6,000 disputes. Among those honored was Supervisor Ridley-Thomas’ wife, Avis, who is the Director of the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office Dispute Resolution Center.