Albuquerque Human Rights Board Meeting: Nov. 19 2019

Join us for a public meeting of the Albuquerque Human Rights Board.


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Nov 19, 2019
04:00 PM - 05:30 PM


Office of Civil Rights, Albuquerque City Hall, 3rd Floor, Room #3020
400 Marquette NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102


Regular meetings are held every two months (January, March, May, July, September, & November), on the third Tuesday of the month, unless otherwise posted.


View this meeting agenda in PDF format.

  1. Call to Order 4:00
  2. Approval of Agenda and Approval of Minutes from Retreat & September 17, 2019 4:01
  3. Team Building 4:03
  4. Public Comment* 4:13
  5. Director Reports 4:18
    1. Office of Civil Rights
    2. Office of Equity and Inclusion
  6. Investigation review & determination in matter number 19-094 4:33
  7. Unfinished Business 5:20
    1. Vote on adopting the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.
    2. Update on meeting with Navajo Human Rights Commission.
    3. Possible Retreat in February 2020
    4. Vote on meeting schedule for 2020
    5. Vote on Chair & Vice Chair for 2020
  8. Subcommittee Reports 5:55
    1. Educational Programs/Events
    2. Collaboration/Outreach
    3. Research/Investigation
  9. New Business/Announcements 6:25
  10. Adjournment 6:30

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Human Rights Board Members

  • Ms. Samia Assed, Chair
  • Ms. Joan Yazze-Gallegos, Vice-Chair
  • Mr. Douglas Alsup
  • Mr. Michael Jefferson
  • Mr. Adrien Lawyer
  • Ms. Virginia Necochea
  • Ms. Sradha Patel


If you have a disability and need a reasonable accommodation of your disability in order to be able to read the agenda or to observe this public meeting, please contact us by email or telephone.

The meeting will occur in a room that is accessible for persons in wheelchairs, by use of an elevator. Copies of the meeting agenda will be available to the public, at least 72 hours before a meeting.




Crystal Velarde