Mayor’s Commission on Communities of Color

Mission Statement: 

Identify barriers to opportunity and full participation for people of color in the Superior community. The Commission will discuss, research, and propose policy solutions to direct systemic problems within the City of Superior.

The Commission will represent people of color from throughout Northern Wisconsin and the Twin Ports and seek to advance their interests and, in so doing, advance the interests of a diverse and vibrant community.

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(Chair) Deanna Reder          Appointed   9/15/2020   3   October 2023
Ephriam Nikoi           Appointed   7/6/2021     3   July 2024
Louren Yzaguirre                                                            Appointed   4/6/2022     3   April 2025
Tanzeem Ali                     Appointed   5/17/2022   3   May 2025
Chief of Staff Scherf Becky                     Mayor's Office Standing Rep 
Council Jenny Van Sickle                   Mayor's Office Standing Rep 


Commission meets the 2nd Monday of the month at 5:30. Takes place in RM 204 unless otherwise noted