Diversity Council

LOCATION & TIME
First Floor Meeting Room, Bristol City Hall 6:30pm

MEETING DATES:
January 26, 2021                                                July 27, 2021
February 23, 2021                                               August 24, 2021
March 23, 2021                                                   September 28, 2021
April 27, 2021                                                      October 26, 2021
May 25, 2021                                                       November 23, 2021
June 22, 2021                                                      December 28, 2021
 
January 25, 2022

Join Our Monthly Meetings
If you would like to participate in our monthly meetings, email diversitycouncil@bristolct.gov to receive the link and/or or attend in person at City Hall. Public participation begins at 6:40pm at every meeting.

MEMBERS:
Alicia Mojica Washington (Chair)
Erica Pearson (Vice Chair)
Mohammad Aziz
Sandra Bogdanski
Leah Burnett
Alice Ferguson
Jeffrey Israel
Daniel Mina
Marcus Patton
Scott Rosado~ City Council Liaison

MISSION:
The Diversity Council will engage the community of Bristol as ambassadors of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

VISION:
To cultivate an environment that embraces multi-cultural differences in a welcoming and open space.

PURPOSE:
Our purpose is to engage with the Bristol community and City Departments to create awareness, access and opportunities that will support an inclusive environment for all Bristol residents and business owners.

OBJECTIVES:
*Connect with residents and business owners of Bristol to provide them opportunities to voice their experiences.
*Coordinate with City Departments and staff on justice, equity, diversity and inclusion best practices they should be considering when making decisions.
*Identify inequities in City policies and procedures and coordinate with City leaders to dismantle systematic barriers.
*Create opportunities for cultural awareness and bringing the community together to celebrate diversity.