Margaret Bouchier, as Chair of the Ethics Committee for the Elder Mediation International Network, has been a superb leader demonstrating strong ethical responsibility, patience and the ability to focus the entre committee on the business at hand. She is generous with both time and talent. Margaret has a belief in people and an ability to draw out the very best in each of them. She understands the importance of honoring process for optimal outcomes along with the value of including every voice, weighing the pros and cons and appreciating all who contribute. Margaret recognizes and nurtures the strength and knowledge in the group and is well able to facilitate essential conversations in challenging situations. Mags is multitalented and exceptional in both ability and personality. It is an honor to work with her and learn from her wisdom, presence and modelling.