Boards and Commissions
The City of Eugene Advisory Groups Member and Staff Manual details the selection and recruitment process and defines boards and commission members’ roles, relationships and responsibilities, including general information about meeting management, ethics and accountability, and communication.
The City of Eugene is seeking community members to serve on the Human Rights Commission who are passionate about human rights and are connected to the community. The Human Rights Commission works to affirm, encourage and initiate programs and services within the City designed to eliminate discrimination, improve human relations and advance the spirit and intent of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. There is currently one vacancy on the HRC. The term will begin immediately and serve through June 2017, with the option to reapply for a second three-year term. The HRC provides input and advice to the City Manager and City Council on issues to advance conversations for human rights. The commission meets the third Tuesday of each month from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Application deadline: September 23, 2016.
HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION
To discuss the appointment process or the Human Rights Commission’s role and responsibilities, please contact Jennifer Lleras Van Der Haeghen at 541-682-5619 or email at Jennifer.firstname.lastname@example.org.