|NATIONAL MEDIATION BOARD|
|Washington, D.C. 20572
October 11, 2000
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NATIONAL MEDIATION BOARD
John Schrage Named as Senior Mediator (ADR)
John Schrage has been selected as Senior Mediator (ADR) by the National Mediation Board, according to Chief of Staff Stephen E. Crable. In this capacity, he will manage the Board's program to introduce and expand the use of alternative dispute resolution services, including interest-based bargaining training and facilitation and grievance mediation, in the air and rail industries.
Before joining the NMB as a Mediator in 1997, Mr. Schrage had been a pilot for 28 years. In addition to more than 18 years as an airline pilot, he is a decorated Air Force combat veteran who served in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam conflict. While working for the airlines, he was an active union leader who served in many capacities, including as Chair of the American Eagle/ALPA pilots' negotiating committee and as Chair of the ALPA National Collective Bargaining Committee, which oversaw negotiations policy for ALPA represented pilots. Mr. Schrage is a graduate of Texas A&M University, with a degree in economics.
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