Juneteenth is a Unifying Holiday

Juneteenth is a Unifying Holiday

By Cherella Nicholson, Program Officer Juneteenth is a unifying holiday What is Juneteenth? Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19th that the Union soldiers,...

Misty Her

Misty Her Misty Her was 5 years old when her family was sponsored to come to the United States in 1980. Her family resided in Garden Grove, California for a year before moving to Fresno. Without any formal education and not speaking English, her parents had heard that...

Heather Brown

Heather Brown Heather M. Brown is an accomplished executive with 25 years of experience leading teams to operational success. At Fresno EOC, Ms. Brown leads Human Resources, Information Technology, Communications, Strategy, Equity and inclusion, and Facilities. She is...

Oliver Baines

Oliver Baines Oliver Baines is a 25-year resident of Fresno with an extensive track record of community service. Mr. Baines’ professional career began in law enforcement as a police officer for the Fresno Police Department. During his 11 years as a Fresno Police...