Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Commission

RESPONSIBILITIES

The Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Commission is an 11-member Commission that advises the City Council on diversity and inclusion related matters. 

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the City of Anna Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Commission is to engage and energize all neighbors, create dialogue opportunities among community members, support and enhance cultural diversity, provide a vehicle for neighbors to listen and learn about all persons, and ultimately ensure Anna is a community that is truly welcoming to all who live, work, serve, and visit here.

MEETINGS

Unless otherwise posted, the Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. on the 1st Tuesday of each month at the City Hall Administration Building, 111 North Powell Pkwy, Anna, Texas.

Subcommittees

The Commission has established five subcommittees on different areas of community engagement. 

Current Subcommittees are: 

  • Chamber and Local Business Subcommittee
  • Community Events and Programming Subcommittee
  • Internal Processes Subcommittee
  • Police and Public Safety Subcommittee
  • Youth Subcommittee

BOARD MEMBERs

The Commission consists of eleven members appointed by the City Council to serve for two-year staggered terms.

Current Members of the Board Are:

  • Place 1 – Pete Cain
  • Place 2 – Dyanne Lockridge - Chair
  • Place 3 – Curtis Scretchen - Vice Chair
  • Place 4 – Amanda Kellam
  • Place 5 – Lottia Windham
  • Place 6 – Roxxanne Aragon - Secretary
  • Place 7 – Rose Williams
  • Place 8 Gina Maria Ottavio
  • Place 9 – Kathryn Ross
  • Place 10 – Malverse Jackson 
  • Place 11 – Kimberly Jones

Council Liaisons:

Councilman Danny Ussery and Councilman Josh Vollmer