Items tagged: Equity and Engagement Department

YES Program

On April 21, 2022, the Equity and Engagement Department hosted an informational session with Youth Employment Services (YES) Program Coordinator Mindy Smith. The YES Program is a partnership with Champaign Unit 4 Schools which places high school students at work sites across Champaign. Representatives from multiple City departments attended and learned ways their departments could […]


City Manager Announces Appointment of Equity and Engagement Director

Today City Manager Dorothy Ann David announced that Rachel Joy has been appointed to the position of Equity and Engagement Director-Chief Equity Officer effective March 21, 2022. Ms. Joy currently serves as the City’s Community Relations Manager and Compliance Officer. She has worked for the City of Champaign since 2016. In her position as Community […]