Today, Mayor Chris Coleman thanked Director Luz Frias for her service to the
city as she announced her acceptance of Vice President of Community Philanthropy
at the Minneapolis Foundation.
was a critical part of establishing our Human Rights and Equal Economic
Opportunity department, and her work in that department has been remarkable,”
Mayor Chris Coleman said.
Human Rights and Equal Economic Opportunity (HREEO) department was created in
2009 when the Human Rights was merged with the newly formed Equal Economic
accordance with the Saint Paul charter, a community advisory committee will be
appointed by Mayor Coleman and the City Council in the next 30 days to select a
new director. Readus Fletcher, currently the HREEO Deputy Director, will serve
as Interim Director.
Frias’s last day in the department will be April 20, 2012.