Work Background


International Chartered Arbitrator and Mediator-large and complex energy, climate change and construction matters; Advisor - Megaproject construction in the Energy and Infrastructure Industries.


Purdue University (BS, Civil Engineering); New York Institute of Technology (MBA, Finance); Kochi University of Technology (Japan) (PhD, civil engineering); Pepperdine University School of Law Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution (Certificate in Dispute Resolution); Oxford, Jesus College, Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration (Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Panel of Arbitrators (CIArb)).

Work History:

President, Galloway Arbitration, 2018-present; Board Director, Stantec (NYSE: STN, TSE: STN), 2020-present; Board Director, Granite Construction, Inc. (NYSE: GVA), Chair of Nominating and Governance Committee, 2017-present; Emeritus Board Director, SCANA Corporation (NYSE: SCG) Chair of Special Litigation Committee, 2018-January 2019 (SCANA merged with Dominion Energy on January 2, 2019); Chairman, Pegasus-Global Holdings, Inc., 2018-present; Board Member, American Arbitration Association (AAA), 2010-2020; President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Pegasus-Global Holdings, Inc., 2008-2018; US National Science Board, 2006-2012 (Vice Chair 2008-2010); Chief Executive Officer/President/Executive Vice President/Chief Financial Officer/Senior Consultant & Project Manager, The Nielsen Wurster Group, Inc., 1981-2008; Chief Executive, Nielsen Wurster Asia-Pacific PTY, Ltd., 2001-08; President, Nielsen Wurster/ESB, 1985-87; CH2M Hill, 1978-81.

Alternative Dispute Resolution Experience:

Experience includes arbitration, mediation, dispute review boards, and project neutrals. Dr. Galloway is a Chartered Arbitrator and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), a member of the Distinguished Academy of Neutrals, and a Fellow of the College of Commercial Arbitrators (CCA), being the first non-lawyer elected to the college. Matters have involved issues of transactional/contractual issues, governance matters, construction issues (including delay, acceleration, productivity, damages, standard of care, technical issues), climate-related issues, and shareholder/derivative matters. Has over 40 years of experience and over 35 years of experience in US domestic and international arbitration, having served as Chair, member of three-member tribunals on large complex cases, and sole arbitrator. Dr. Galloway has served as an arbitrator under International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), International Centre for Conflict Prevention and Resolution (CPR), UNCITRAL, International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR) and AAA Rules. Prior to 2008, she served as both a consulting or testifying expert in numerous arbitration forums including ICC, UNCITRAL, Singapore International Arbitration Center (SIAC), AAA/ICDR, and London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) with disputes ranging from US$1 million to US$6 billion.

Her ADR panel membership includes:

  • AAA Mega Projects, Large Complex Cases, Construction, Energy, and Commercial Panels. AAA Commercial and Construction Master Mediator (Member of AAA Board of Directors from 2010-2020 and is a Past Chair of its National Construction Dispute Resolution Committee).
  • ICDR Panel of Arbitrators including its International Energy Arbitrators List (Serves on ICDR Publications Committee and the ICDR Working Group on Technology and Life Science Disputes).
  • CPR Energy, Construction and Cross Border Panels (Serves on its Energy and Construction Committee and its Dispute Review Board Task Force).
  • CIArb panel.
  • USCIB ICC panel (Serves on ICC Commission Task Force on ADR and Arbitration; member of update working group of the ICC Construction Industry Arbitrations: Recommended Tools and Techniques for Effective Management of Arbitrations under ICC Arbitration Rules-2018)
  • LCIA North America Users Council
  • International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA)

Awards (Partial listing):

  • 2019 Women’s Inc.- One of the Most Influential Corporate Board Directors, 2019
  • Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award-Marquis Who’s Who-January 2019
  • Chartered Arbitrator, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, 2018
  • National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, 2017
  • National Leadership Fellow, National Association of Corporate Directors, 2017
  • Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, 2015
  • Fellow, College of Commercial Arbitrators, 2014
  • AAA Outstanding Director, 2014
  • Honorary Doctor of Science from the South Dakota School of Mines, 2011
  • Presidential appointee to the U.S. National Science Board (2006-2012)
  • Member of the National Academy of Construction
  • First woman President of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 2004
  • Member of the Pan American Academy of Engineers
  • Engineering News Record-Top Women in Construction
  • Purdue University Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award

Professional Licenses:

  • Climate Leadership Certification (Diligent Institute)
  • Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration (CIArb)
  • Certificate in Dispute Resolution (Pepperdine Law School, Straus Institute)
  • Project Management Professional, Project Management Institute (PMI)
  • Directorship Certified (NACD)
  • Professional Member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
  • Chartered Engineer: Manitoba, Canada and
    Australia; PE in 15 US States

Professional Associations:

  • National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals
  • College of Commercial Arbitrators (Fellow)
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Chartered Arbitrator, Fellow)
  • Dispute Review Board Foundation (DBRF)
  • International Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • InterPacific Bar Association
  • International Council for Commercial Arbitration
  • London Court of International Arbitration
  • Society of Construction Law
  • Association for International Arbitration
  • Arbitral Women
  • American Society of International Law
  • National Association of Corporate Directors (Board Certified)
  • Women Corporate Directors
  • American Nuclear Society
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (Past President, Fellow)
  • Institution of Civil Engineers (UK, Fellow)
  • Engineers Australia (Fellow)
  • Project Management Institute (College of Scheduling, Past Board Chair)
  • Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors