Sara Figal, left, and Hon. Judge Angelita Dalton

NASHVILLE, TN — On February 27, Nashville Conflict Resolution Center (NCRC) hosted its 3rd annual “Mediation Matters” Breakfast at Maggiano’s in Nashville. The event celebrates the past, present and future of the organization by recognizing those who are the backbone of the group’s 20 years of service.

Former District Attorney Torry Johnson welcomed attendees and served as keynote, while NCRC Executive Director Sara Figal emceed the event. A champion of mediation, Torry was an instrumental part of the founding of NCRC and spoke to the rich history and the explosive growth of the organization. To conclude the event, a video showcasing the organization’s 20 years of work was shared with attendees.

Although the event focused on education and awareness of the importance of mediation, more than $55,000 was raised to support ongoing work in the community. Special thanks to Curb Records for joining as the event’s presenting sponsor and thirteen other table hosts for helping make the event a success. For more information, please visit