James F. Mensing
James F. Mensing is executive director of the Edgewood Center for Children and Families at the Edgewood Institute. He was formerly a senior research analyst at the Center for Families, Children, and the Courts with the Judicial Council of California. He was also a practicing attorney with Florida Rural Legal Services (FRLS); senior senior legal editor and writer with Matthew Bender & Co Inc, a division of LexisNexis Group. He was a lecturer and researcher at the University of California, Berkeley. Mensing received his JD from New England Law–Boston, and his PhD in education from the University of California, Berkeley.