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  The New Hampshire Commission for Human Rights is a state agency established by RSA 354-A for the purpose of eliminating discrimination in employment, public accommodations and the sale or rental of housing or commercial property, because of age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, creed, color, marital status, familial status, physical or mental disability or national origin. The commission has the power to receive, investigate and pass upon complaints of illegal discrimination and to engage in research and education designed to promote good will and prevent discrimination. RSA 354-A:5, V, VII and RSA 354-A: 21, II(f) give the commission the power to adopt rules suitable to carry out the purposes of RSA 354-A.

Pursuant to RSA 354-A:3, I, The New Hampshire Commission for Human Rights shall consist of 7 commissioners with the powers and authority described in RSA 354-A:5.  The Commissioners are appointed by the Governor, with the consent of the Executive Council, for terms of five years.

   
 
Commissioners Term
Christian Kim - Chair
Hillsborough, New Hampshire
03/25/2020 - 01/01/2023
Doug Palardy
New Castle, New Hampshire
02/07/2018 - 01/01/2023
Harvey Keye
Nashua, New Hampshire
02/07/2018 - 01/01/2023
Alex Samuel
Derry, New Hampshire
03/07/2018 - 11/01/2021
Nancy LeRoy
Laconia, New Hampshire
12/19/2018 - 11/01/2023
Basra Mohamed
Manchester, New Hampshire
03/25/2020 - 11/01/2024
Elizabeth A. Asch
Hanover, New Hampshire
05/05/2021 – 11/1/2025

Commissioners are volunteers appointed by the governor and confirmed by the executive council.

For contact information, visit Contact Us

 
 
 
New Hampshire Commission for Human Rights
2 Industrial Park Drive, Bldg. One, Concord, NH 03301
 
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