Human Rights Junior banner

How can I become a Junior Commissioner?

Each spring 10 to 15 youth are selected to serve as Junior Commissioners for a one-year term that runs concurrent with the school year. Applications are currently being accepted through May 1, 2017 for the 2017-2018 school year. Interviews will take place at the end of May. If you would like more information about the Junior Commissioner project, please contact the Commission’s office.

English Application
Spanish Application

Why should I become a Junior Commissioner?


  • It will provide you the opportunity to participate in advocacy and take an active role in County Government


  • It will create opportunities for you to develop communication, facilitation, and presentation skills.


  • It will allow you insight into human rights issues impacting the lives of you and your peers.


  • It will offer you a chance to make a positive change in your community


  • It will help you develop leadership skills and strengthen self-esteem

Contact Information

Tracy Cunha
Commission on Human Rights
County of Sonoma
Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Contact us by Phone
Sonoma County Administration Building
575 Administration Drive
Suite 116B
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.464975, -122.725632
Follow Us

Some content on this page is saved in alternate format. To view these files, download the following software.

Windows Media Player   Windows Media® Player for Windows, Flip4MAC for MAC OSX
Compressed ZIP Archive   WinZip® for downloading compressed files
Return to top of page
Return to top of page