About Us

“The mission of RCI Inc. is to increase diversity, equity, and inclusion in the selection of arbitrators, mediators, and other ADR neutrals. It will do this by encouraging commitment to the RCI pledge and otherwise providing research and tools to support the selection of diverse neutrals.”

— Mission Statement, Ray Corollary Initiative, Inc

The Ray Corollary Initiative™ (RCI™) is a detailed plan for action to increase the number of diverse persons selected as arbitrators and mediators.

The “Ray” Corollary Initiative is named after Charlotte E. Ray who graduated from Howard University School of Law in 1872 and is the first Black woman to be admitted to a bar in the United States.