Community Relations Commission

Purpose


The Community Relations Commission shall endeavor to bring about and maintain harmony within the Athens community and to avoid, or reduce, intergroup tensions, to promote tolerance and goodwill, and to ensure equality of treatment and of opportunity of all person regardless of race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin or ancestry, marital or familial status, religious belief, age, or disability.

Membership


The commission consists of nine members appointed by Athens City Council. Term length is 3 years. Five members constitutes a quorum.

Member
Term Ending
Black, Laura (Co-Chair)
March 2019
Clarke, Shari
March 2019
Gierhart, Kathy
March 2019
Marson, Loran
March 2019
Mattson, Jay
March 2019
Rae, Char
March 2019
Schmieding, John
March 2019
Thomas, Aaron (Co-Chair)
March 2019
Williams, Ruby
March 2019