The Center for Mediation, Peace and Resolution of Conflict (CEMPROC) is a nonprofit organization based in Cumming, GA, USA, and Quito, Ecuador with the ultimate purpose of reducing conflict in Latin America. It was founded in 2003 by Jeff Pugh, who serves as its Executive Director. CEMPROC’s leadership also includes a Director for Ecuador, Diana Palacios. The organization is governed by an International Board of Directors in consultation with a local Board of Directors in Ecuador which oversees the Ecuador branch. CEMPROC offers training and educational programs, mediation services, and consulting, especially for marginalized areas in the developing world and among immigrant communities in the United States, building local capacity in peaceful conflict resolution and mediation.