Human Relations Committee


  • 5:15 pm
  • Third Monday of each month
  • All meetings are held in the 4th Floor Mayor’s Conference Room in the City/County Building at 221 North Fifth Street

Agendas & Minutes 

Agendas are available prior to meetings.

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Minutes are available following approval. 

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Committee Members 

  • Chair - Krista Rausch
  • Vice Chair - Shae Helling
  • Darcy Andahl
  • Kollie Flomo
  • Brandi Jude
  • Annette Martel
  • Manisha Sawhney
  • Trevor Vannette
  • S. Hannah Vanorny

Join our Committee!


The purpose of the Bismarck Human Relations Committee is to create an atmosphere of inclusion, equality and accessibility through education and outreach to recognize the value of a diverse community.

If you believe you have experienced discrimination, you may contact the Human Relations Committee for assistance.

You may also download a comment/complaint form to register a formal complaint. View the Complaint Form. The cover letter is also available. They can be printed and mailed to the address on the front of the form.

Humanitarian Award

Human Rights Essay Contest

The Bismarck Human Relations Committee sponsors an essay contest each year to heighten awareness of human rights among students in the community. Outstanding entries are recognized by the City of Bismarck Mayor & displayed on the HRC web page.

Learn how to enter your essay!

Document Resources

Annual Reports

Application Submissions

Submit applications to:

City of Bismarck Administration Department

221 N. 5th Street

Bismarck, ND 58501


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