RALEIGH — M. Ann Anderson of Pilot Mountain has been named to the N.C. Dispute Resolution Commission by Gov. Bev Perdue. The appointment is effective through September 2013.
An attorney-mediator who has been mediating since 1993, Anderson serves on the North Carolina Bar Association Board of Governors and is a past chair of the Dispute Resolution Section.
She is a 1976 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a 1981 graduate of the UNC School of Law, where she served as research editor of the law review.
Anderson previously practiced law in Winston-Salem with Womble Carlyle and Costangy Brooks & Smith. She is an American Bar Fellow and frequent contributor to the NCBA Dispute Resolution Section’s newsletter, The Peacemaker.
She is the daughter of Mary Cockerham of Elkin and the late Fred Cockerham.