Human Relations Commission

  • Noon
  • 4th Monday of each month
  • City Hall
    Lower Level
    57 N Liberty Street
    Cumberland, MD 21502

Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Member Term Begins
Term Ends
Kathleen Breighner
September 26, 2014
September 26, 2017
Donna Struntz
April 5, 2016
March 31, 2018
Dr. Joy Reckley-Murphy April 5, 2016
March 31, 2019
Heidi Marie Gardner April 5, 2016 March 31, 2018
Elizabeth E. Lamm
March 11, 2014
October 25, 2016
Lori Magruder
September 26, 2014
September 26, 2017
John Michaels
Mach 31, 2015
March 31, 2018
City Representatives
  • Jay Oliver, Community Development Manager
  • Lee Borror Fair Housing Specialist/Cumberland Human Relations Commission liaison
  • Nicole Alt-Myers, Council Representative, Non-voting member
Human Relations Commission is a 7-member commission. The commission is responsible for the elimination of discrimination in all areas of community life. This involves:
  • Adopting and implementing of a comprehensive educational and action plan
  • Receiving and investigating complaints involving housing discrimination
  • Adopting rules and regulations that allow the commission to carry out its assigned functions
  • Cooperating with federal and state agencies having similar functions
Our Vision
A city free of any unlawful discrimination.