Commission on the Social Status of African-American Males

The Commission on the Social Status of African-American Males consists of up to thirteen members, with six Mayoral appointments appointed to two-year terms and seven City Council appointments appointed to one-year terms. Appointees are compensated $50 per month for sitting on this board.

Meetings: 12:00 PM on the second Wednesday of the month in the Mayor's Conference Room at City Hall.

Current Members

Mr. Marty Corley
term expires: 01-01-2022
Mayor Appointment

Mrs. Joan Ganschow
term expires: 01-01-2022
Mayor Appointment

Mr. Lester Norvell
term expires: 03-01-2021
Mayor Appointment

Mr. Arthur Payne
term expires: 01-01-2022
Mayor Appointment

Ms. Nila Williams
term expires: 02-15-2021
Mayor Appointment

Ms. Albertine Allen
term expires: 02-15-2021
Community Advocates of Northern Indiana


Pastor Jacarra Williams.
term expires: 02-15-2021
Ministerial Assoc.

Ms. Felicia Kelly
term expires: 02-15-2021
H.O.P.E. (Community)

Mr. Willie Milsap
term expires: 02-15-2020
Swanson Center

Ms. LaTonya Troutman
term expires: 02-15-2021
NAACP

Mr. Rodney McCormick
term expires: 02-15-2021
Council Appointment

Pastor Dennis Carroll
term expires: 02-15-2021
Human Rights Department

Ms. Tracie Tillman
Council Liaison