Civil Rights Commission

Meets 3rd Wednesday of the Month
7:00 pm
Borough Hall - 2nd Floor, Blue Room

Council Liaison: Maria Begg-Roberson

Members:
Stephen Way
Christie Del Rey-Cone
Paul Frazier
Ginny Perrin
Esther Gatria
Lori Rosario-Griffin
Mark Tenn
Sami Abuquad
Alcides Aguasvivas
Beverly Khan
Rob Kenney
Jessica Lezcano
Shefali Pilar
Renjith Pillai
Tarek Salib
Lia Abrams
Gretchen Corsillo, Library Dir. Advisory Member

Representatives:
Mary Ahn, Rutherford High School

Click here for Civil Rights Commission minutes and agendas.

The mission of the Rutherford Civil Rights Commission is to eliminate discrimination, increase public awareness of civil rights through advocacy and education, provide information and referrals, and offer conflict resolution services and mediation for civil rights matters. The Commission envisions Rutherford as a community that fosters dignity, respect, understanding, and acceptance of all citizens. The Commission holds a yearly Multicultural Festival as well.

Resolution to Affirm the Borough of Rutherford’s Civil Rights Policy with respect to all Officials, Appointees, Employees, Prospective Employees, Volunteers, Independent Contractors and Members of the Public that come into contact with Municipal Employees, Officials and Volunteers