About Us2018-09-12T08:46:43+00:00


The Florida Chapter of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (FLAFCC) is an organization of judicial, legal, mental health, financial and related professionals utilizing education, research and advocacy to improve the lives of children and families through the collaborative resolution of family conflict.


President: Debra Weaver, Ph.D.
President-Elect: Craig Fabrikant, Ph.D.
Vice President: Mary Lou Wagstaff, J.D.
Past President: Jill Sanders, Ph.D.
Secretary: Lisette Beraja, LMFT
Treasurer: Paul Garcia, CPA

2018 Board:
Debra Weaver, Ph.D.
Yueh-Mei Kim Nutter, J.D.
General Magistrate Amanda Wall
Sheba Katz, Ph.D.
Paul Garcia, CPA
Craig Fabrikant, Ph.D.
Pam Schneider, J.D.
Jill Sanders, Ph.D.
Lisette Beraja, LMFT
Mary Lou Wagstaff, J.D.
Anastasia Garcia, J.D.
Wilhelmina Tribble, CEO
Maria Gonzalez, J.D.

Jack Moring, J.D.
Rose Patterson, MBA, Chief of Education and Improvement, Office of the State Courts Administrator
Myrna Neims, Ph.D.


2001 Organizing Board Gregory Firestone, Ph.D.
2002 Gregory Firestone, Ph.D.
2003 Sheldon E. Finman, J.D.
2004 The Honorable Hugh E. Starnes
2005 Linda B. Fieldstone, M.Ed
2006 Debra K. Carter, Ph.D.
2007 The Honorable Raymond T. McNeal
2008 Nancy T. Blanton, LCSW
2009 The Honorable Lee A. Schreiber
2010 Myrna R. Neims, Ph.D.
2011 Deborah Coe Silver, Psy.D., ABPP, NCSP
2012 Lawrence C. Datz, J.D.
2013 The Honorable Sandy Karlan
2014 Jack A. Moring, J.D.
2015 Robert J. Merlin, J.D.
2016 Rose Patterson, MBA
2017 Jill Sanders, Ph. D.