Hurry! Hurry! and Please apply to be a Colorado Civil Rights Commissioner!
02/11/2015 (All day) - 03/15/2015 (All day)
Three Colorado Civil Rights Commissioner terms will end in mid March, and applications are being taken for these upcoming vacancies.
The Colorado Civil Rights Commission is a 7 member bi-partisan board appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the State Senate. Terms last for a period of 4 years. Commissioners provide geographical representation from across the state, as well as the business community, state and local government entities, and communities at large. Commissioner duties include but are not limited to engaging in outreach and education to inform the public about the Colorado Anti-Discrimination Act, making policy recommendations to the Governor, making recommendations to the General Assembly regarding legislation that addresses discrimination, and holding hearings related to charges of discrimination.
The Commission meets once a month and Commissioners receive per diem reimbursement for expenses related to their attendance at the monthly meeting.
If you or a colleague is interested in applying to be a Commissioner, please submit an on-line application here. Applications go through the Governor's Office of Boards and Commissions for review and consideration. Applications for these particular vacancies should be submitted no later than . Please feel free to forward this announcement to individuals that you believe would be an asset to the Commission, and would be interested in serving.
If you have questions regarding the duties of the Commission, please feel free to contact me directly.
If you have any questions about the application or appointment process, please contact:
Ms. Romaine Pacheco