The Mayor of San Francisco is authorized to appoint up to eleven Commissioners to help develop policy at the HRC and serve as the liaison between HRC and the community, the Mayor and the Board of Supervisors. HRC’s Commission members represent diverse interests in the community and are able to leverage both their professional and personal backgrounds to better address a wide range of issues affecting human rights.
- Commission Bylaws
- San Francisco Good Government Guide: An Overview of Laws Governing Public Officials
- "Know Your Rights Notice"
For information about Human Rights Commission meetings or for an agenda packet prior to a meeting, please contact the Commission Secretary, Sheryl Cowan, at Sheryl.Cowan@sfgov.org or at (415) 252-2506.