Jamie C. Williamson, PhD
Dr. Jamie C. Williamson is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Mediator and President of Amity Mediation Workshop, LLC. , which provides a unique approach to family mediation on Florida's Emerald Coast. With a doctorate in interpersonal communication and family relationships, Jamie Williamson authors the blog “Work it Out”, which provides guidance to couples trying to improve the quality of their relationship and remain friendly, whether they stay together or not. Early in her career, Jamie was a communication professor at the University of Florida and the University of West Florida. Later, she served as a communication professor and dean at Saint Louis University; as vice president for academic affairs at Baker University, Millikin University, and Butler University; and, as president of Winthrop University. She also provided thought leadership and directed the Executive Leadership Group at the American Council on Education (ACE), in Washington D.C. Dr. Williamson earned her doctorate from the University of Arizona. Her scholarship in the area of interpersonal communication is widely published and she has a national reputation in higher education. Jamie also is a frequent contributor to the Huffington Post. She has been the recipient of awards for professional achievement, community service, teaching excellence, scholarship, and mentoring over the course of her professional career.