Human Rights Commission (HRC)

HRC Community Outreach

is a program that builds awareness and facilitates dialogue within the community about human rights and social justice issues.

Advises, recommends, and assists Council in matters of human rights. The mission of the Golden Valley HRC is to help promote and nourish a safe, respectful, and welcoming community. Members: Seven regular and two student. Term: Three-year staggered (one-year for students).

HRC Meeting Day & Time

  • When: 6:30 pm, fourth Tuesday of each month (unless other notice is given)
  • Where: City Hall Council Conference Room, Golden Valley City Hall, 7800 Golden Valley Road (unless otherwise noted)

HRC meetings will be canceled due to lack of an agenda if there is no business to be discussed or if there is no quorum.

Minutes & Agendas

Minutes and agendas are posted here as soon as they become available. Minutes remain subject to approval at the next HRC meeting.

Current Commissioners

  • Chris Mitchell,
    Chair
    May 2021
  • Carrie Yeager,
    Vice-Chair
    May 2022
  • Jonathan Burris
    May 2022
  • Teresa Martin,
    May 2020
  • Maurice Harris
    May 2022
  • Leah Persky,
    May 2021
  • Kyle Scott,
    May 2022
  • Eve Clarkson–Youth,
    May 2020
  • Destiny Nathan–Youth
    May 2020

Staff Liaison

  • Kirsten Santelices, Human Resources Director

2019 Meetings

Meeting Archive

View past years' HRC Agendas and HRC Minutes in the City's online document center.