Maryland Association of Human Relations/Rights Agencies

​​The Mission of the Maryland Association of Human Relations/Rights Agencies (MAHRA) is to serve as a clearinghouse for sharing civil and human relations/rights, and EEO information among state, local, and national human rights commissions and organizations.

Local Affiliates

Anne Arundel County Human Relations Commission
Asha Smith
Director, Equity & Human Rights
Office of the County Executive
44 Calvert Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
 (410) 222-1234

Baltimore County Human Relations Commission
Ra’Mona Brown-Carter, 
DEI Program Manager
Division of  Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
6401 York Road, First Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
410-887-5917 (Main)

Baltimore City Office of Equity & Civil Rights
Dana Petersen Moore, 
Chief Equity Officer
Baltimore City Office of Equity and Civil Rights
7 E. Redwood Street, 9th Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21202

Howard County Office of Human Rights & Equity
Yolanda F. Sonnier
9820 Patuxent Woods Drive, Suite 237
Columbia, MD 21046

Frederick County Human Relations Department
Anthony L. Russell 
401 Sagner Avenue
Frederick, Maryland 21701
(301) 600-1110

Montgomery County Office of Human Rights
James L. Stowe, Director
21 Maryland Avenue, Suite 330
Rockville, Maryland 20850

Harford County Office of Human Relations and Mediation
Kevin Greenwell
Deputy Director of Housing and Community Development (Temp) 
125 N. Main Street
Bel Air, MD 21014

Prince George’s County Office of Human Rights Commission
Renee Battle-Brooks 
Executive Director
14741 Governor Oden Bowie Dr., Suite L105
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772

City of Annapolis Human Relations Commission
Patricia L. Hopkins
Human Resources Manager
160 Duke of Gloucester Street
Annapolis, MD 21401 

St. Mary’s County Human Relations Commission
Cynthia Brown 
Human Services Division Manager 
Dept of Aging and Human Services  
41770 Baldridge Street
P.O. Box 653
Leonardtown, MD 20650 
301-475-4200 ext. 71846

City of Cumberland Human Relations Commission
Lee Borror,
Senior Community Development Specialist, 
City Hall, Lower Level
57 N Liberty Street
Cumberland, MD 21502

Note: Calvert, Caroline, Cecil, Charles, Dorchester, Garrett, Kent, Queen Anne’s, St. Mary’s, Somerset, Talbot, Washington, Wicomico, and Worcester counties do not have local Commissions. Residents should contact MCCR for all complaints of discrimination.

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