Local Commissions

The ICSSBM has local Commissions addressing concerns of Black males across the state. There are now 9 Indiana cities with local Commissions: Anderson, Bloomington, Evansville, Fort Wayne, Gary, Indianapolis, Jeffersonville, Michigan City, and Muncie. Each of these Commissions has a lead representative.

Anderson (inactive)

Tamie Dixon-Tatum
Human Relations Department
120 E. 8th Street, Room 406
Anderson, IN 46016
(765) 648-6135 Phone
tdixontatum@cityofanderson.com

Bloomington

Rafi Khalid Hasan
Commission on the Status of Black Males
401 N. Morton Street, P.O. Box 100
Bloomington, IN 47404
812-349-3559 Work
812-334-3483 Fax
hasanr@bloomington.in.gov

Evansville

Diane Clements
Human Relations Commission
1 Northwest MLK Blvd., Room 209
Evansville, IN 47708
(812) 436-4927 Phone
(812) 436-4929 Fax
dclements@evansvillegov.org

Fort Wayne

Andre Patterson

McMillen Community Center
3901 Abbott Street(260) 481-0134 Phone
Fort Wayne, IN  46806

(260) 427-5965

Andre.Patterson@cityoffortwayne.org

Gary

Benny Muhammad
839 Broadway, 2nd Floor SW
Gary, IN 46402
(219) 880-2284 Phone
gcssbm@yahoo.com

Indianapolis (inactive)

Office of the Mayor
200 E. Washington Street, Room 2501
Indianapolis, IN 46204
(317) 327-4346 Direct
 

Jeffersonville (inactive)

Phil Ellis
Community Action of Southern Indiana, Inc.
1613 E. 8th Street
Jeffersonville, IN 47130
(812) 288-6451 Phone
(812) 284-8314 Fax
pellis@casi1.org 

Michigan City

Arthur Payne
Michigan City Commission on the Social Status of Black Males
100 East Michigan Blvd.
Michigan City, IN 46360
(219) 874-9165 Phone
(219) 873-1451 Fax
gerryholly@comcast.net

Muncie (inactive)

Office of the Mayor
Muncie City Hall
300 N. High Street, Third Floor
Muncie, IN 47305
(765) 747-4845
mayor@cityofmuncie.com