One of the Alumni honored will be Homer Floyd, former Board of Directors of IAOHRA.
career to civil rights enforcement.
During the 1960s, he directed the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission, Topeka Human Relations Commission, the Omaha Human Relations Board and the Kansas Commission on Civil Rights.
As executive director of the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission
from 1970 until his
retirement in 2011, he
led the resolution of cases that benefited millions of racial minorities, women and people with disabilities.
In 1999 and 2002, he received the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Outstanding Achievement Award and was board member on the International Association of Official Human Rights Agencies.