Champaign County appoints 21 Racial Justice Task Force members
The Champaign County Board approved 21 appointees for the Racial Justice Task Force Jan. 21.
The group was created in October and a committee was appointed in November to help assemble the appointees to staff the task force.
The task force will include Walter Feinberg, Lynn Branham, M. Alex Evans, Kevin Schneider, Henry Ross, Susan Silver, Ryan Thomas, Kimberley Bryan, Sara Balgoyen, Maryam Ar-Raheem, David Harbor, Francena Turner, Artice James, Samuel Byndom, Amy Felty, Demario Turner, Brenda Butts, Carolyn Randolph, Ryan Hughes, Esther Patt and Gerald Walter.
Rosita Byrd, Pamela Burnside and Ellyn Dee will serve as alternates.
The terms for all of the appointees will run from Feb. 1 of this year to July 31, 2017.
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