Spokane Human Rights Commission

Authorized by and Date: Amended SMC sections (Title 4, 4/20/92) 4.10.010, 4.20.020, and 4.10.040, and adding a new section 4.10.050 to chapter 4.10 of the SMC.

Mission Statement/Purpose: The Human Rights Commission advises and makes recommendations to the City Council regarding issues related to human rights and unjust discrimination and the implementation of programs consistent with the needs of all residents of the City of Spokane.

Meeting date, time and location: The Spokane Human Rights Commission meets the first Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. The meeting location and relevant access information can be found in the applicable meeting agenda below.

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Members Representing Term Dates of Term
Lance Kissler, Chair District 1 2nd 06/12/2020–12/31/2023
Brennan Schreibman District 2 1st 06/30/2021 – 12/31/2024
Anwar Peace District 3 1st 06/29/2020–12/31/2022
Vacant At-Large 1st 6/29/2020–12/31/2022
Hayley Harrison, Vice Chair At-Large 1st 10/15/2019–10/15/2022
Vacant At-Large   09/13/2019–12/31/2022
Abigail Baker At-Large 1st 06/30/21 – 06/29/2022
Jac Archer At-Large 1st 07/23/18–07/23/21
Earl Moore At-Large 1st 07/23/18–07/23/21

Documents

Agendas

2021
2020
2019
2018
2017
2016
2015

Minutes

2021
2020
2019
2018
2017
2016
2015

Spokane Human Rights Commission Work Plan

2018 Work Plan (PDF 1.5 MB)

2017 Work Plan (PDF 685 KB)

Contact

Lance Kissler
Commission Chair
lkissler@spokanecity.org

Mike Piccolo
Legal Counsel
509.625.6225
mpiccolo@spokanecity.org

Betsy Wilkerson, City Council
Council Liaison
509.625.6258
bwilkerson@spokanecity.org

Complaint Information

Discrimination Complaint Resources & Forms

OPO's Complaint Form

Download the OPO's complaint form (PDF 110 KB).