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Human Relations Commission

Human Relations Commission Annual Awards

2022 Awardees

Keith Turnham Humanitarian Award: Rafael Monroy

Commission Partner Award: San Diego Anti-Defamation League

Commission Partner Awards:  San Diego City Councilmember Raul Campillo,  Alex Villafuerte of the Asian Business Association

Exceptional Leadership Award – Danell Scarborough

Business Diversity Award:  The Arc of San Diego


Human Relations Commission Commendations

  • Rev. Dr. Gerald Brown, HRC Executive Director
  • Tomeka Cook, Community Activist
  • Dolores Garcia, Gompers Preparatory Academy
  • Linda Sheridan, San Diego Arts Culture
  • Terri Villa-McDowell, County of Los Angeles/ LA vs. Hate

2017 Awardees

Keith Turnham Humanitarian Award: Gilbert Field, San Diego Veterans for Peace

Commission Partner Award: San Diego Anti-Defamation League

Human Relations Commission Commendations

  • Darwin Fishman, Peace Resources Center of San Diego
  • Tyra Hawthorne, Heartbeat Music & Performing Arts Academy
  • Ian Morton, San Diego Human Dignity Foundation
  • Mia Roseberry, Wounded Warrior Homes 
  • Teresa Smith, Dreams for Change

2016 Awardees 

Keith Turnham Humanitarian Award: Bob Lehman

Business Diversity Award: Brown Law Group

Commission Partner Award: Immigrant Rights Consortium

Human Relations Commission Commendations

  • Dr. William Jenkins
  • Terry Josiah
  • Fernando Lopez
  • Debbie M. Martinez 
  • Tracy Morris
  • Michael Snyder