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​​William Donald Schaefer Tower
6 Saint Paul Street, Suite 900
Baltimore, MD 21202-1631

Main: 410.767.8600
Toll free: 1.800.637.6247
Maryland Relay 7-1-1
Fax: 410.333.1841
Office hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm​​

EXECUTIVE MANAGERS & STAFF
Alvin O. GillardExecutive Director, 410.767.8585
Cleveland L. Horton II​, Deputy Director, 410.767.8591
Glendora HughesGeneral Counsel, 410.767.8576
Nicolette YoungAssistant Director, 410.767.8576
Spencer DoveExecutive Associate, 410.767.8576

COMMISSIONERS
410.767.8576
Shawn M. Wright, Esq.Chairperson 
Gary Norman, Esq.Vice Chairperson
Roberto N. AllenCommissioner
Laura M. EsquivelCommissioner
Rabbi Binyamin MarwickCommissioner
Gina McKnight.Smith, PharmaD, MBACommissioner
Dominique S. Moore, Esq.Commissioner
Naima Said, Esq.Commissioner
DeWayne Wickham, Commissioner

OFFICE OF THE GENERAL COUNSEL
410.767.8576
Glendora HughesGeneral Counsel 
Terrence ArtisAssistant General Counsel

ADMINISTRATIVE & SUPPORT SERVICES
410.767.8576
Nicolette YoungAssistant Director
Angela HallAdministrative Specialist
Renee HickmanFiscal Specialist

EDUCATION & OUTREACH UNIT
Tara TaylorEducation & Outreach Director, 410.767.6459
Keith Merkey
Education & Outreach Associate, 410.767.8560 

INTAKE UNIT
410.767.8600
Cleveland L. Horton II​Deputy Director, 410.767.8591
Alesha Bell, Unit Supervisor, 410.767.8561
Octavia BrowningCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.8568​
Toni Johns, Civil Rights Officer, 410.767.8594
Joann Nixon, Civil Rights Officer, 410.767.8599
Phillip WikesCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.8562

INVESTIGATIONS UNIT I
Cleveland L. Horton II​Deputy Director, 410.767.8591
Melissia DorseyUnit Supervisor, 410.767.6547
Maria AndrewsCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.8577
Geoffrey AnkudaCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.8312
Charlett BundyCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.8587
Adrianne MunroeCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.8597
Ese Ogunbor, LL.M​, Civil Rights Officer, 410.767.8611
Cecelia M. Assam, Civil Rights Officer, 410.767.8573

INVESTIGATIONS UNIT II
Cleveland L. Horton II​Deputy Director, 410.767.8591
Awilda PenaUnit Supervisor, 410.767.8563
Atto Commey, J.D.Civil Rights Officer, 410.767.8609
Kara N. HuntCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.7656
Lisa KellyCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.8605
Gary MonroeCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.8578
Towanda Oliver, Esq.Civil Rights Officer, 410.767.8608
Louis Dukes​, Civil Rights Officer, 410.767.8311

​​Contacting the Commission

MCCR can be contacted in several ways:
By Mail 6 Saint Paul Street, Suite 900
Baltimore, Maryland 21202-1631

By Telephone
410.767.8600 (Español-marque el 2)
1.800.637.6247 
Maryland Relay 7-1-1

By Fax 410.333.1841

By Email
mccr@maryland.gov

MPIA Requests

To file a Maryland Public Information Act (MPIA) request, please address correspondence to:

Glendora C. Hughes, General Counsel
Maryland Commission on Civil Rights
6 Saint Paul Street, Suite 900
Baltimore, Maryland 21202-1631

With your MPIA request, please include a charge number (EEOC/HUD/MCCR) and a copy of a bill of complaint filed with a court of jurisdiction.

Fees are 25 cents per copied page plus postage (if mailed). Invoices will be mailed and must be paid in full before the file will be released to the requesting party.

Accessibility

MCCR undertakes every effort to make all of our documents and services available and accessible to the public. For example, Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) services are available upon request for those with limited English proficiency or that are deaf or hard of hearing. MCCR will also assist with securing an interpreter free of charge if requested in advance of an appointment. MCCR offices are accessible to those with mobility limitations. We welcome your request for an accommodation when utilizing MCCR's services.
 
If you have a recommendation, inquiry, or feedback regarding how MCCR can be more accessible, please contact Spencer Dove, Executive Associate, by email at spencer.dove@maryland.gov or by phone at 410.767.8576.

 

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