Arthur T. Matthews J.D. is the Chief Operating Officer and principal partner of Matthews & Matthews Consulting aka diversityofficers.com which is a boutique firm specializing in providing best in class deliverables in divergent aspects of labor, employment and the workforce. His clients are primarily government entities, non for profit organizations, corporations, universities and labor unions.
He has a body of work that includes both management and union experience. Moreover, he serves or has served as a mediator and or arbitrator for panels such as the American Arbitration Association, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the Bermuda Ministry of Labour, Home Affairs and Public Safety. He also serves as a hearing officer for the Department of Education and NYSUT.
He has trained over 1,000 mediators at the EEOC over the last 15 years and has provided mediation presentations to corporate leaders, judges, union officials and ADR professionals.
He is currently on the adjunct faculty at NYU and Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations and has served in this capacity for over two decades. Lastly he designed and spearheaded the first course in the State of Arkansas in ADR at the University of Arkansas, Sam M. Walton College of Business.