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Human Relations Commission

Description: The Board of Commissioners appoints all eighteen members. The Towns of Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Hillsborough each nominate at least one member. This commission seeks to prevent and/or eliminate bias and discrimination by means of education, persuasion, conciliation and enforcement. It also advises the Board of County Commissioners on these matters, receives discrimination complaints, and conducts the corresponding investigation of such complaints. To learn more, visit this web address: www.co.orange.nc.us/hrr/hrc.asp

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Meeting Time and Date 6:30 p.m. second Monday of each month Contact Person James Davis
Meeting Place Community Room of the Animal Services Facility Contact Phone 919-245-2492
Number of Positions 18 Contact E-Mail jadavis@orangecountync.gov
Terms Length 3 years 

Member Name and Term Information

VACANT Resid. Require: Chapel Hill  Special Repr: Town of Chapel Hill 
First Appointed:   Current Appointment:  
  Expiration: 9/30/2016  Number of Terms:  

VACANT Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr:  
First Appointed:   Current Appointment:  
  Expiration: 9/30/2015  Number of Terms:  

VACANT Resid. Require: Chapel Hill  Special Repr: Town of Chapel Hill 
First Appointed:   Current Appointment:  
  Expiration: 6/30/2014  Number of Terms:  

VACANT Resid. Require: Carrboro  Special Repr: Town of Carrboro 
First Appointed:   Current Appointment:  
  Expiration: 6/30/2014  Number of Terms:  

Dominika Baran Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr:  
First Appointed: 11/19/2013  Current Appointment: 11/19/2013 
Township: Hillsborough Expiration: 9/30/2016  Number of Terms:

Doris Brunson Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr:  
First Appointed: 11/19/2013  Current Appointment: 11/19/2013 
Township: Eno Expiration: 6/30/2016  Number of Terms:

Li-Chen Chin Resid. Require: Hillsborough  Special Repr: Town of Hillsborough 
First Appointed: 11/8/2012  Current Appointment: 11/8/2012 
Township: Hillsborough Expiration: 6/30/2015  Number of Terms:

Matthew Hughes Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr:  
First Appointed: 1/20/2011  Current Appointment: 8/23/2011 
Township: Eno Expiration: 6/30/2014  Number of Terms:

Christine Kelly-Kleese, Chair Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr:  
First Appointed: 1/20/2011  Current Appointment: 6/19/2012 
Township: Bingham Expiration: 6/30/2015  Number of Terms:

Jamie Paulen Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr:  
First Appointed: 5/21/2013  Current Appointment: 5/21/2013 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2014  Number of Terms:

Joseph Polich Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr:  
First Appointed: 8/23/2011  Current Appointment: 11/8/2012 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 9/30/2015  Number of Terms:

Gerald Ponder Resid. Require: Hillsborough  Special Repr: Town of Hillsborough 
First Appointed: 11/8/2012  Current Appointment: 11/8/2012 
Township: Hillsborough Expiration: 6/30/2014  Number of Terms:

Joyce Christine Preslar Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr:  
First Appointed: 8/23/2011  Current Appointment: 6/18/2013 
Township: Bingham Expiration: 6/30/2016  Number of Terms:

Monica Richard Resid. Require: Carrboro  Special Repr: Town of Carrboro 
First Appointed: 9/17/2013  Current Appointment: 9/17/2013 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2016  Number of Terms:

Rollin Russell, Vice-Chair Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr:  
First Appointed: 8/23/2011  Current Appointment: 6/19/2012 
Township: Hillsborough Expiration: 6/30/2015  Number of Terms:

Cynthia Stubbs, Secretary Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr:  
First Appointed: 8/23/2011  Current Appointment: 6/18/2013 
Township: Eno Expiration: 6/30/2016  Number of Terms:

Natalie Turner Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr:  
First Appointed: 5/21/2013  Current Appointment: 5/21/2013 
Township: Hillsborough Expiration: 9/30/2015  Number of Terms:

Marc Xavier Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr:  
First Appointed: 5/21/2013  Current Appointment: 5/21/2013 
Township: Hillsborough Expiration: 6/30/2014  Number of Terms: