Human Relations Committee

Interim Members:

  • Trustee Melkorka Kjarval, Liaison
  • David Markusen-Weiss 
  • Lauren Cherry 
  • Elena Erber 
  • Dawn Jardine
  • Lyndsey Dussling 
  • Renee Zhang


“To promote inclusive engagement in village life for all through listening, advocacy, communication, education, and advising local policy.”


 “Red Hook is a place where all who live, work, study, or visit are valued for who they are and are empowered to engage in community life.”

Contact email:

We want to hear from you. 

Take our community survey here. Your input will help form Red Hook Village’s first human relations committee.

Help make it happen, Volunteer:

We’re asking for volunteers to help get the committee up and running. Apply here.

Annual Budget:

The Human Relations committee is currently a steering committee therefore its scope and budget has not yet been determined. 

Public Meetings: 

are held over zoom first Thursday of every month, at 7pm. Email Trustee Kjarval for zoom link.