Staff Directory

​​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
Towanda Oliver, Esq.
Education & Outreach Associate, 410.767.8608

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

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
Rashae ChambersCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.8602
Adrianne MunroeCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.8597
Lisa KellyCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.8605
Geoffrey AnkudaCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.8312​​
Paule M. Jean-Pierre, J.D.Civil Rights Officer, 410.767.8573​​​​

INVESTIGATIONS UNIT II
Cleveland L. Horton II, Deputy Director, 410.767.8591
Awilda PenaUnit Supervisor, 410.767.8563
Michael AzenCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.8578
Atto Commey, J.D.Civil Rights Officer, 410.767.8609
Kara N. HuntCivil Rights Officer, 410.767.7656
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​​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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