Illinois Human Rights Commission

James A. Ferg-Cadima was recently appointed the Chair of the Illinois Human Rights Commission (Commission) by Governor JB Pritzker. His appointment is awaiting confirmation before the Illinois Senate. The Commission, a neutral forum for resolving complaints of discrimination filed under the Illinois Human Rights Act, adjudicates civil rights violations in employment, real estate transactions, financial credit, public accommodations, and education.

Areas of Expertise: Legal, Program Development, Public Policy

Interests: Civil Rights, Education, Government