Human Relations Commission Honors First Youth Commissioner

The Human Relations Commission (HRC) honored the service of the City of Champaign’s first Youth Commissioner on Monday, June 5. The reception was held immediately following the Commission’s regular monthly meeting. Commissioner Ebony Shackelford recently graduated from Central High School and plans to attend Parkland College, enrolling in their Parkland Pathway program. He has an interest in pursuing Urban Planning. Commissioner Shackelford commented on his time with the commission and stated how much he enjoyed participating. During his tenure, he served as the lead for social media engagement with youth on HRC. The HRC and Community Relations Office wished Ebony well in his endeavors.