Lane County bringing back updated equity advisory board

Lane County bringing back updated equity advisory board
Posted on 03/27/2024

The Lane County Equity Program is restarting its community advisory board and is recruiting members. The new Equity Program Advisory Board (EPAB) will help carry out the County’s three-year equity strategic plan and connect the community to those efforts. Applications are due by Monday, April 8


“The new advisory board relies on community members who are passionate about contributing their skills and insights to this collaborative effort,” said Lane County Equity Program Analyst Shayna Higashi. “Whether people are passionate about equity, have related experience, or want to actively participate in shaping our community's future, their involvement will be invaluable.” 


The EPAB will play an important role in bridging the community with the County’s initiatives by bringing together people who can help cultivate inclusive engagement and drive positive change in Lane County. 


Advisory Board Details: 

  • Committee Name: Equity Program Advisory Board
  • Purpose: Collaborate with the County Administrator and the Equity Program on the adoption and implementation of the three-year equity strategic plan.
  • Meeting Schedule: At least quarterly or as needed and as determined by members.
  • Applications Due: Monday, April 8, at 5:00 p.m.
  • Application Form: Available online.

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