Human Relations Commission

Meeting Information

Date: 1st Tuesday of each month
Time: 6:30 PM
Jackie Robinson Community Center
1020 North Fair Oaks Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91103

Contact Information

Staff Rep: LaWayne Williams
Phone: 626-744-3914
Mailing Address: Human Relations Commission
City of Pasadena
1020 North Fair Oaks Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91103

Commission Members

Name Nominating Authority Term Expires
Brandon Lamar, Chair Mayor 6/30/21
Hamed Shirmohammadi At Large/District 4 6/30/23
Wilhelmina Robertson District 1 6/30/22
Theresa Robinett District 2 6/30/22
Rene H. Gonzalez District 3 6/30/22
Kevork Keushkerian District 4 6/30/24
Katie Young District 5 6/30/23
Sandy Greenstein District 6 6/30/21
Vacant District 7 6/30/24


9 members. 1 appointed by each of the 7 Council members and Mayor. Pasadena residency required.


To engage in activities designed to aid in elimination of prejudice, intolerance and discrimination against individuals or groups because of race, religion, national origin, sex or cultural background. To assist the City in achieving better inter-group understanding among residents and to provide assistance to local private persons and groups seeking to promote good will and better relations among all people. Members should have a personal acceptance of, and commitment to, the principle of equal opportunity for all people, and an ability to function harmoniously with a heterogeneous group.

Term of Office

Three years, limited to two consecutive terms.