Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Commission

The purpose of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Commission (DEI) is to enhance the City's support for a welcoming environment by encouraging cooperation, tolerance, and respect among those living, working, and visiting the City; to provide information, education, and communication that facilitates understanding and celebrates our differences; and to advise City government in ways that unite the community and ensure all are equally respected, valued, needed, and cherished.

What is DEI anyway? 

DEI stands for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Visit our "What is DEI Anyway?" page to learn more about how we define each of those terms.

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    Intersections Podcast - Volunteer to Share Your Experience

    What are your personal experiences of inclusion and exclusion in the Upper Valley? Humans of the Upper Valley is seeking volunteers to candidly share their first-hand accounts in the format of a new local podcast called Intersections. View complete details.
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Members

Voting Members

  • Karen Liot Hill, City Council Representative
  • Devin Wilkie, City Council Representative
  • Karen Zook, City Council Alternate
  • Emily Walton, Chair
    Term: 11/21 - 11/23
  • Bise Wood Saint Eugene, Vice-Chair
    Term: 11/21 - 11/23
  • Richard Ford Burley, Secretary
    Term: 10/22 - 10/24
  • Nancy Graham, Public Representative
    Term: 11/21 - 11/23
  • Tia Winter, Public Representative
    Term: 11/21 - 11/23
  • Keiselim Montas, Public Representative
    Term 12/22-12/24
  • Simone White Cloud, Public Representative Alternate
    Term: 02/22-02/24
  • Kathleen Beckett, Alternate                  Term: 03/22-03/24
  • Alisha Robinson, Public Representative
    Term: 8/22-8/24
  • Vacant, Public Representative Alternate
  • Vacant, Public Representative Alternate

Non-Voting Members

  • Shaun Mulholland, City Manager