Cook County Commission on Human Rights

Title

Cook County Commission on Human Rights

Website

http://www.cookcountyil.gov/human-rights-commission-on/

Contact Name

Ranjit Hakim

Contact Title

Executive Director

Contact Phone

(312) 603-1100

Contact Email

ranjit.hakim@cookcountyil.gov

Function

The Cook County Commission on Human Rights is responsible for initiating, receiving, and investigating violations of the Cook County Human Rights Ordinance.

 

Term

Three (3) years

Confirmation

Yes, by Cook County Board

Compensation

None

Qualifications

Must be resident of Cook County and may not be an employee of the County.

Composition

Eleven (11) members

Chair/President

Kenneth Gunn

Authority

Section 42-34 of the Cook County Human Rights Ordinance

Name

Term Expires

Appointed By

Position

Kenneth Gunn

Expired

Cook County Board President

Chairman

Karina Ayala-Bermejo

07/01/2015

Cook County Board President

Commissioner

Jack Block

07/01/2015

Cook County Board President

Commissioner

Enoch Clark-Bey

Expired

Cook County Board President

Commissioner

Todd Connor

07/23/2016

Cook County Board President

Commissioner

Ceylan Eatherton

07/01/2015

Cook County Board President

Commissioner

Charles Harris, II

07/23/2017

Cook County Board President

Commissioner

Arshad Javid

Expired

Cook County Board President

Commissioner

William Kelley

07/01/2015

Cook County Board President

Commissioner

Hedy Ratner

07/01/2015

Cook County Board President

Commissioner

Sheila Schultz

Expired

Cook County Board President

Commissioner