The committee may invite two student representatives from Cape Elizabeth High School and/or Cape Elizabeth Middle School to be non-voting representatives.
The purpose of the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee shall be to serve as a bridge between town government and the community to celebrate and advocate for diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Duties and Responsibilities:
A. To advise and recommend to the Town Council policies and practices to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion. This shall include, but not be limited to review of policies and practices of town departments to promote anti-racism, equity, and inclusion.
B. Educate the community by developing programs, events, and initiatives to promote diversity, inclusion awareness and anti-racism, and provide ongoing guidance on approaches for training town officials and employees in order to eliminate explicit and implicit bias.
C. Elevate community awareness and engagement by creating tools such as surveys in order to better understand community views and concerns about diversity, equity and inclusion, and campaigns that promote Cape Elizabeth as a town that is welcoming and respectful place to live, work, and visit.
Email Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee
Staff Contact: Rachel Davis, Thomas Memorial Library Director
|Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee|
(Effective January 1, 2022):
|Regan St. Pierre||12/31/2025|
|Christina P. McAnuff||12/31/2024|
# - Serving unexpired term
* - Serving third consecutive term