About the Racial Equity Guiding Coalition

The Racial Equity Guiding Coalition is comprised of city directors and council members who are guiding and supporting high-level strategic planning and implementation of equity initiatives.

2021 Membership

City Council

  • Aaron Brockett
  • Nicole Speer
  • Matt Benjamin

Department Directors

  • Nuria Rivera-Vandermyde, City Manager
  • Kurt Firnhaber, Director of Housing and Human Services
  • Michael Calderazzo, Fire Chief
  • Yvette Bowden, Assistant City Manager
  • Joe Taddeucci, Director of Utilities


Meeting access information will be posted 24 hours in advance. All meetings are open to the community, however there is no forum for public comment.