(216) 621-1919 ext. 6810
Danielle Cosgrove is the Director of Cleveland Mediation Center. Danielle has 18 years of experience working in the non-profit sector with over ten years working in the field of mediation and conflict resolution. Ms. Cosgrove worked at Cleveland Mediation Center from 2006-2013, most recently on the senior staff team as the Director of Programs and Development. Prior to her work at CMC, Ms. Cosgrove mediated custody and visitation issues with unmarried parents and school attendance cases. Ms. Cosgrove also has a Master’s degree in Conflict Resolution.
Ms. Cosgrove is overseeing the day to day operations of CMC, developing relationships with new community partners, expanding and publicizing CMC’s training offerings, and exploring new areas of expansion.
(216) 621-1919 ext. 6804
Lehman Busbee is currently a Mediation Coordinator and Diversion Trainer with Cleveland Mediation Center. He was involved in the planning, design and implementation of the Homeless Diversion Program in Cleveland/Cuyahoga Counties’ Homeless Coordinated Intake System. He also facilitates ‘Diversion Training’ for homeless service personnel throughout the US.
Prior to his current role, Lehman was the Diversion Program Manager with Cleveland Mediation Center from 10/2009 until 06/2016; SSVF (Shelter Services for Veterans and Families) Program Manager 06/2016 until 12/2016; Social Services Manager at North Point Transitional Shelter 12/2016 until 09/2019.
Lehman holds a Master’s of Arts degree in Public Administration (MPA), a graduate certificate in Non-profit management and numerous Adult services certifications. He’s also trained in Basic Mediation, Advanced Mediation, Family and Divorce Mediation as well as Diversion processes and techniques. He has more than (15) years of practical experience serving Special Needs Adults and Persons experiencing Homelessness including those with mental illness and substance dependency.
Shelter Mediation Advocate
(216) 621-1919 ext. 6807
Tracy is a graduate of Tuskegee Institute with a Bachelor of Arts in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and has served 15 years in the United States Army. Tracy was honorably discharged in 2000.
Tracy began his career with Cleveland Mediation Center in November 2010 as a Mediation and Diversion Advocate, working with residents of the men and womens shelters of greater Cleveland to assist them with finding alternatives to shelter. Tracy has also worked in collaboration with the SSVF (Supportive Services for Veteran Families) program to assist veterans living in shelter and supporting them with financial assistance to help veterans leave shelter and enter into stable housing.
Tracy is currently responsible for facilitating mediations in partnership with homeless shelters in the Cuyahoga County Continuum of Care.
(216) 621-1919 ext. 6803
Steven Molnar obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Management with a focus on mediation and health from Cleveland State University in Fall of 2013. This caused him look into and start working with Cleveland Mediation Center as a volunteer in January 2014 for the Family Shelter Mediation Program. He continued his path in the conflict resolution field by fulfilling the criteria needed to become a Rule 16 qualified mediator, as designated by the Ohio Supreme Court.
Steven currently manages CMC's Family Shelter Mediation Program which works with Central Intake and homeless shelters in Cuyahoga County to prevent shelter residents from being involuntarily discharged. Additionally, he mediates cases for The Supportive Services for Veterans Families (SSVF) Program to help finalize agreements between landlords and tenants to continue their tenancies.