Group of people

Hopkinsville-Christian County Human Relations Commission

Mission Statement: The Commission seeks to unify our community by promoting diversity in order to improve the future of our youth and to enhance economic advancement for all.

Purpose Statement: The Commission endeavors to promote and secure mutual understanding and respect among all economic, social, religious, ethnic, racial, gender, and age groups; to act as conciliator in controversies involving intergroup and interracial relations; and to improve the future of our youth. The Commission shall cooperate with federal, state, and local agencies to develop harmonious relationships. The Commission will also enlist the support of community leaders, civic, religious, labor, industrial, and commercial groups dedicated to the improvement of such relations and elimination of discriminatory practices.

Bernard Standard

Bernard Standard, Executive Director



Jamesarae Bush, Executive Assistant

2016 Events 
Trivia Bowl
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Women's History Month 
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Mayor's Unity Breakfast
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  February 20, 2016

  March 2016

  October 2016

Alice Nichols (Chair), Buddy Slaughter, Richard Quarles, Idalia Luna,Toni Riley,Becki Wells, and Sangeet Sheth


Marby Schlegel

(ENDING TERM December 2016)

 Nathan Howton and Wynn Radford

(ENDING TERM December 2017)

Kenneth Anderson, Alissa Keller, Delecia Palmer, Jack Lackey and Kaye Peterson


If you feel like you’ve been discriminated against, CLICK HERE.

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