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AFRICAN AMERICAN COMMISSION

 

The Denver African-American Commission is charged with advising the Mayor on issues and concerns that impact or are of importance to the African American community. We serve as a bridge between the African American community and policy-makers and engage in responsible activism for the community:

  • Convener: Forums, communities, community groups, panels, focus groups, inbound information
  • Communicator: Via website, directory, flyers, urban spectrum, other city offices, indirect communication, outbound information
  • Advocate: Talk to policy makers
  • Resource: For mayor and city council
     

We are proud of Denver, its diversity and its commitment to providing the best atmosphere for all its citizens. 

 

COMMISSION MEETINGS

The African American Commission Meetings are held the 1st Wednesday of the month.

Time: 
3:00pm-5:00pm

Location: 
Blair Caldwell Library (in the Community Room)
2401 Welton Street

*Committee meeting locations rotate monthly to various community organizations. Please see the Monthly Committee Meeting Schedule for locations.

Note: All commission meetings are open to the public. Meeting agendas and minutes as well as other commission documents can be found here.

 
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COMMISSION MEMBERS

Jeri Ajayi
Gabrielle Bryant
Barry Burch
Vaneesha Dutra
Nicole Frazier
Nathandra Fuller
Al Gardner
Troy Grimes
Alicia Harvey
Benzel Jimmerson
Sheila Kelly
Alexander Landau, Chair
Samuel McGibbon
Jonathan McMillan, Chair
Brande' Micheau
Dwayne Pride
Ryan Simon

 
 

CONTACT US

For questions, comments, or more information please contact:
Kim Desmond, DAAC Liaison
720-913-8465
kimberly.desmond@denvergov.org

Darius Smith , DAAC Liaison
720-913-8459
darius.smith@denvergov.org


Are you interested in joining the African American Commission?
Apply online today!

 

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