The Mission of the Holland International Relations Commission is to promote international and cross-cultural knowledge, awareness, understanding, and sensitivity through interactions within the community and across borders.
The International Relations Commission meets regularly on the first Thursday of every month at 4:30pm at City Hall. These are public meetings. All residents are invited and encouraged to attend and participate in all activities of the Commission. Comments and suggestions are welcome on any topic before the Commission.
Current Members, 2013-2014:
- Donald Martin II, Chair
- Kathy Beal
- Bin Lim
- Victor Orozco
- Amy Otis-De Grau
- Patricia Strachan
- Hubert (Herb) Weller
- Anna Stubs, Student Representative
Clara Dreyer, Student Representative
Nardy Baeza Bickel, International Relations Coordinator
David Hoekstra, City Council Liaison
Mayor Kurt D. Dykstra, Ex-Officio