About the Commission
The Human Relations Commission is responsible for the promotion of equal rights and opportunities in the City. It is responsible for the enforcement of the City’s Human Rights Ordinance and serves as the hearing board for complaints of violation of the Ordinance that cannot be conciliated by staff. The Commission also advises the City Council on human rights and equal opportunity issues.
The Commission consists of nine members that are appointed by the Mayor with the approval of the Council. Each member serves a three-year term.[table “” not found /]
Member Contact Information Service Began Term Began Term Expires VICE CHAIR
firstname.lastname@example.org January 2017 July 2020 June 2023 Barbara Bressner email@example.com July 2015 July 2019 June 2022 Willie G. Comer, Jr. firstname.lastname@example.org November 2015 July 2020 June 2023 Prince Robertson email@example.com December 2020 July 2020 June 2023 Ahmed Taha firstname.lastname@example.org July 2019 July 2019 June 2022 Taylor Dent email@example.com July 2021 July 2021 June 2024 Joseph Gamez firstname.lastname@example.org July 2021 July 2021 June 2024 Dr. Lisa Liggins-Chambers email@example.com July 2021 July 2020 June 2023 Youth Commissioner
firstname.lastname@example.org July 2021 July 2021 June 2022
Office of Equity, Community and Human Rights
102 N. Neil St.
Champaign, IL 61820[table “” not found /]