Hearing on Civil Rights in California’s Central Valley


April 20, 2018

The Fair Employment and Housing Council held a hearing in Fresno where experts, advocates, and members of the public testified about civil rights issues affecting residents of the Central Valley.

Speaker Testimonies

Event Photos

Melissa Barrios: U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Marichel Mejia: UFW Foundation

Ana de Alba: Lang Richert & Patch

Estella Cisneros: California Rural Legal Assistance

Deep Singh: The Jakara Movement

Deep Singh: The Jakara Movement

Jamie K. Xiong-Vang: McCormick Barstow, LLP

Jamie K. Xiong-Vang: McCormick Barstow, LLP

Jan Hefner: The Center for Sexuality & Gender Diversity

Pahoua Lor: Law Office of Pahoua C. Lor

Abre’ Conner: ACLU of Northern California

Abre’ Conner: ACLU of Northern California

Trisha Cooper: Exceptional Parents Unlimited

Trisha Cooper: Exceptional Parents Unlimited

Fair Employment and Housing Council & DFEH Director Kevin Kish