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Sherrene Hagenbach-Winters
Sherrene Hagenbach-Winters

Senior Mediator

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Sherrene Hagenbach-Winters

We all have times of conflict in our lives. Having an expert help with the communication process; offering a discussion within a comfortable, neutral environment is the first step toward finding a solution that peacefully settles. Sherrene does not only enjoy the art of communication and the mediation process, but she is gifted with seeing many angles in a conversation. She allows for the space and adequate time for each person to communicate until they feel that they are heard and understood. Sherrene is confident in her ability and skills to assist the parties on how to think collaboratively about their situation and consider various ways to a resolution.

Sherrene travels throughout the state of Oregon; including interactive online conversations for those out of state or traveling Nationally. She may also consider other possibilities to reach clients that request her services. She is eager to help her clients come to a resolution so that they can get back to the fun stuff in life.

Mediation is often; quicker, less expensive – with unique & personally customized agreements that you choose. So, rather than the costly, stressful, and often confusing litigation process give mediation an honest try.

Sherrene has worked in over 20 non-profits throughout her career. She is the owner and founder of aKtion Now Consulting Services, LLC.
Sherrene is currently the Chair for Oregon’s National Parents Organization, and continues to work with legislative senators and teams to establish and correct laws within the Oregon Revised Statutes (ORS). These laws are aimed toward preserving the civil and constitutional rights for each individual and also for the establishment of the family system. Sherrene has worked diligently to establish and provide services for individuals and families to heal and become restored after the hurt endured by fractured relationships and/or the experiences they have endured involving trauma. She and her husband own a 20 acre ranch where she develops one on one programs for restoration and resolutions for the individual’s success in life. She has authored a book ‘Knowing Your Rights Before You Lose Them,’ and is currently working on another book.


Professional Mediator with a unique mediation style of service for many types of issues where individuals do not want to trench through the litigation process.
Specializing in high conflict situations such as; Divorce, Child Custody, Parent Coordinator services, Custody/Parenting Time disputes, Adoption agreements, Family mediation and Family Restoration services.
If you have had prior experience with mediation – this service will be all new to you with Sherrene as your mediator. She wants you to feel as relaxed as possible. Providing you with a service best for your comfort level while learning the needs and issues that you need help with. She wants to help you find the resolve you are pursuing.

If you are in a high conflict custody situation, Sherrene enjoys working as a Parent Coordinator to facilitate the court agreements for the families.

Sherrene offers a customized, unique, & NEW dispute resolution process. Try to forget the old mediation services you have gone through. Forget the costly and timely litigation process. Make one more attempt to resolve your situation with Sherrene today.


AA (Criminal Justice) Central Oregon Community College (Bend, OR)

BS (Social Science/Psychology) – University of Oregon (Eugene, OR)

MS NDR (Negotiation and Dispute Resolution) – Creighton University The Werner Institute of Law (Omaha, NB)

NCPC – Nationally Certified Parent Coordinator – Professional Academy of Custody Evaluators (Furlong, PA)

NCCE – Nationally Certified Custody Evaluator – Professional Academy of Custody Evaluators (Furlong, PA)

Areas Of Practice

  • ADA
  • Adoption
  • Adult Family
  • Autism
  • Bullying
  • Business
  • Civil (general)
  • Civil Rights (discrimination)
  • Community
  • Construction
  • Contracts
  • Divorce (all issues)
  • Divorce (parenting)
  • Elder
  • Faith Based
  • Family
  • General
  • Landlord - Tenant
  • Marital Mediation
  • Neighbor to Neighbor
  • Online Family/Divorce
  • Online Mediation
  • Parent-Teen
  • Personal Injury
  • Prenuptial
  • Probate
  • Real Estate
  • Restorative (Criminal)
  • Restorative (Juvenile)
  • Sexual Harrassment
  • Workplace

Additional Services

  • Conflict Coach
  • Custody Evaluator
  • Facilitator
  • Mediation Consultant
  • Mediator-Arbitrator
  • Parenting Coordinator

Fees and Provisos

Divorce and Family Mediation $170 per hour (Deposit required)

Parenting Coordinator $170 per hour (Deposit required)

*All other mediation, facilitation, or training may be discussed during consultation.

Liability Insurance

  • Yes

Professional Associations

  • AFCC - Assoc. of Family & Conciliation Courts