Commission Members

Chair: The Honorable Lubbie Harper, Jr.
Supreme Court Justice (Ret.)
Designee of Chief Court Administrator William Lavery

 

MEMBERS BY VIRTUE OF THEIR POSITION AND THEIR DESIGNEES

Executive Director of the Commission on Equity and Opportunity
Subira Gordon
Executive Director
Commission on Equity and Opportunity
State Capitol
Hartford, CT 06106

Chairperson of the Board of Parole
Carleton J. Giles
Board of Pardons and Parole
55 West Main Street, Suite # 520
Waterbury, CT 06702

Chief Public Defender’s designee
Claud Chong
Senior Assistant Public defender
Public Defenders Office 101 Lafayette St.
Hartford, CT 06106

Chief State’s Attorney’s designee
Brian Austin, Jr.
Executive Assistant State’s Attorney
Office of the Chief State’s Attorney
300 Corporate Place
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

Child Advocate
Sarah Eagan
Office of the Child Advocate
18-20 Trinity Street
Hartford, CT 06106

Commissioner of Children and Families’ designee
William Rivera
Director of Multicultural Affairs
Department of Children and Families
55 W. Main Street
Meriden, CT 06451

Commissioner of Correction’s designee
Kimberly Weir
Director of Security
Department of Correction
24 Wolcott Hill Road
Wethersfield, CT 06109

Commissioner of Emergency Services and Public Protection’s designee
David Rosado
Connecticut State Police
294 Colony Street
Meriden, CT 06451

Representative of Municipal Police Chiefs
Patrick Ridenhour
Chief of Police
Danbury Police Department
375 Main Street
Danbury, CT 06810

Victim Advocate’s designee
Hakima Bey-Coon
Staff Attorney
Office of the Victim Advocate
505 Hudson Street
Hartford, CT 06106

APPOINTED MEMBERS

Two members appointed by the Governor
Preston C. Tisdale
Of Counsel
Koskoff, Koskoff & Bieder, PC
350 Fairfield Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604

VACANT

Appointee of Majority Leader of the Senate
David McGuire
Legislative and Policy Director
American Civil Liberties Union of CT
330 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06106

Appointee of Minority Leader of the Senate
VACANT

Appointee of President Pro Tempore of Senate
Ronnell A. Higgins
Chief of Police
Yale University Police Department
246 Church Street
New Haven, CT 06520

Appointee of Majority Leader of the House of Representatives
VACANT

Appointee of Minority Leader of the House of Representatives
VACANT

Appointee of Speaker of the House of Representatives
Maureen Price-Boreland
Executive Director
Community Partners in Action
110 Bartholomew Avenue, Suite 3010
Hartford, CT 06106

Two members appointed by the Executive Director for the Commission on Equity and Opportunity
Cheryl Sharp
Deputy Director
Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities
25 Sigourney Street
Hartford, CT 06106

VACANT