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Violence Prevention Steering Committee

The Violence Prevention Steering Committee oversees the process of reviewing and updating the City's comprehensive violence prevention strategic plan, promotes and engages a cross-section of community stakeholders and partnerships in the implementation of the City's violence prevention strategic plan, explores and maintains strategies related to community-police relations, and identifies and recommends potential resources to advocate for funding for broader public safety and violence prevention strategies. 
Established Date:
Jul 7, 2018
Membership Details
No. of Seats:
31
Positions Occupied:
18
Vacant Positions:
13
Membership Description:

The Steering Committee consists of no more than 31 members, including not more than 21 voting members with up to ten members appointed by the Mayor and up to eleven members appointed by the City Council. The membership shall reflect the ethnic and the cultural diversity of Minneapolis and be co-chaired by one community representative and one government representative. If possible, the seats will include members from at least five different wards, with preference given to communities of color or representatives of those communities that are disparately effected by violence, and the following sectors: financial/business, health care, research/academia, law enforcement, faith communities, non-profit and/or youth-serving community organizations, an agency focused on workforce development, community organizers, as well as representatives from the Mayor’s Office, the City Council, a representative from Hennepin County, the Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board, and the Minneapolis Board of Education.


The Committee shall also include up to 10 non-voting members as identified and approved by the Committee, to provide expertise on violence prevention and to serve as a liaison between the Committee and other City-affiliated projects and/or programs. This may include representatives from the Group Violence Intervention Executive Committee, the Juvenile Supervision Center Workgroup, Resilience in Communities After Stress & Trauma (ReCAST) advisory group, Collaborative Safety Strategies Initiatives committee members, and representatives of other public safety strategies from within the City enterprise. 

Term Limit:
3
Term Limit Note:
Three consecutive two-year terms.
Residency Requirement:
Yes
Compensation:
N/A
Selection Procedure:

This committee follows the City's open appointments process for the 21 voting members. 10 non-voting members are identified and approved by members of the committee. 

Appointing Cycle:
Fall
Members
Seat # Name Term Start Term End Appointing Authority Membership Requirements
1 Vacant Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Mayor
2 Chief Medaria Arradondo Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Mayor
3 Dr. Rachel Hardeman Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Mayor
4 Sheriff David Hutchinson Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Mayor
5 John Turnipseed Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Mayor
6 Saeed Bihi Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Council
7 Roslynn Pedracine Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Council
8 Ayolanda K Evans Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Council
9 Phillipe M Cunningham Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Council
10 Jennifer White Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Council
11 Nasib Farah Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Council
12 Tyrize Cox Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Mayor
13 Kimberly Caprini Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Mayor
14 Shane Zahn Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Mayor
15 David Hottinger Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Mayor
16 Vacant Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Council
17 Madison Lacy Stallman Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Council
18 Vacant Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Council
19 Lynne Crockett Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Council
20 Happy Reynolds Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Council
21 Lance LaMont Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Council
22 Vacant Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Other
23 Vacant Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Other
24 Vacant Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Other
25 Vacant Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Other
26 Vacant Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2020 Other
27 Vacant Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Other
28 Vacant Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Other
29 Vacant Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Other
30 Vacant Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Other
31 Vacant Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Other
Location:
TBD, varies by meeting
Address:
Minneapolis, MN
Legislative Details
Enabling Legislation:
This link open a new window Resolution 2018R-210
Contact Information
Department:
Health Department
Phone:
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