Who We Are and What We Do

Our HRC Responsibilities


  • We create and collaborate with individuals, agencies, and organizations to provide the community with opportunities for educational and cultural events and activities.
  • We advise and inform the Mayor and the City Council on plans, policies, and practices as they relate to human rights and civil rights issues.
  • We promote education and understanding within the Red Wing community regarding the Minnesota Human Rights Act.
  • We provide information and referral services to people in Red Wing who need assistance from the Minnesota Department of Human Rights.

2019 Members: Beth Breeden, Nicky Buck, Julie Martin (chair), Kathryn McGrady, RedHeart, Mark Ryan, Katie Skog, Jennie Wendland, Jeimmy Yusty-Rojas, Erin Buss (City Council liaison), Michelle Leise (city staff liaison)