Straus Institute Staff | Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution | School of Law | Pepperdine University

Straus Institute Staff

Office Phone: (310) 506-4655
Office Fax: (310) 506-4437
Office Email:

Peter Robinson

Managing Director and Professor of Law

Thomas J. Stipanowich

William H. Webster Chair in Dispute Resolution, Academic Director and Professor of Law

Shellee Warnes

Director of Operations

Stephanie Blondell

Assistant Director and Assistant Professor of Law

Sarah Gonzales

Assistant Director and Director of Recruitment and Marketing

Timothy Pownall

Assistant Director and Director of Straus/Seaver Conflict Management Program

Joanna Reese

Assistant Director

Marcelo Rosadilla

Program Administrator for International Students and Programs

Lori Rushford

Assistant Director, Professional Programs and Conferences

Randi Redman

Admissions and Student Services Program Administrator

Jeannie Ruse

Administrative and Business Services Coordinator and Administrative Assistant to Thomas J. Stipanowich

Tess Marmé

Professional Programs and Administration Coordinator

Deborah Jasmin

Faculty and Class Support Coordinator

Seth Hackett

Admissions and Student Services Coordinator

Web Feedback