Marin Women's Commission

Mary Hao, Director, Human Resources

The Marin County Commission on the Status of Women was created by the Board of Supervisors in April, 1974, to ensure women equal economic, social, political and educational opportunities throughout the county.

Duties

To study problems, consult with the Board of Supervisors, prepare information, advise and counsel residents as well as County, State, and Federal officials concerning matters related to discrimination against women and the violation of women's rights. The Commission may also conduct hearings and recommend improvements in related programs.

Mission

The purpose of the Marin Women's Commission is to work to promote equal opportunity, economic independence, and access to resources for Marin County women through advocacy, research and partnership with agencies that serve women.

Day and Time of Meetings - Fourth Tuesdays of each month from 7:00 to 9:00 pm.
Meetings are held at the Marin County Civic Center, 3501 Civic Center Drive, Room 410B, San Rafael, CA 94903.
For information, please contact Chris Shaw, Human Resources Department: (415) 473-6189