Olathe Human Relations Commission


The Olathe Human Relations Commission (OHRC) is an 11-member volunteer board dedicated to fostering understanding and cooperation among diverse groups in the Olathe community.  

The OHRC is committed to fostering an atmosphere of inclusion by ensuring that all citizens enjoy an equal opportunity and access to employment, housing, and public accommodations regardless of color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation familial and/or socio-economic status.

The OHRC meets the fourth Monday of every month at 6 p.m. in the City of Governors Conference Room, located in City Hall at 100 East Santa Fe.

Please feel free to contact the staff liaison at 913-971-8827 for more information about the OHRC.


Current Olathe Human Relations Commissioners

Vivian Avery--Chairperson

Shakil Haider

 Elizabeth Armstrong

Kim Kramer--Vice Chairperson

Hector Silva

Darnell Hunt

Vernon Avant

Virginia Nielsen


 Raúl Durán

Chayan Dasgupta