Leon County Board of County Commissioners
Tallahassee-Leon County Commission on the Status of Women & Girls

The CSWG is an advisory committee that provides input and recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners and the City Commission, as needed, on approaches with which to address issues affecting the women and girls in Tallahassee, Leon County. The Committee's goal is promoting awareness on issues that affect women and girls in the community, including but not limited to discrimination, disparate experiences of diverse women and girls, employment, education, services, health, economic security, access to justice, freedom from violence and more.
Created by the County by Resolution R11-14 dated April 12, 2011.
Revised by a Joint Enabling Resolution No. 15-56 / 15-R-28, adopted on November 17, 2015.
Decision Making Committee
County & CSWG appointees: Must be a Leon County resident. City appointees: Must be a City resident.
An annual report on the activities of the Commission will be provided to the Board.
21 total members:
  • 7 - appointed by the Board of County Commissioners with each County Commissioner making one appointment
  • 7 - Appointed by the CSWG and ratified by the Board of County Commissioners and the City Commission
  • 7 - appointed by the City Commission with each City Commissioner making one appointment and the full City Commission making two appointments

To apply for City appointed seats, please go to: http://www.talgov.com/transparency/boards.aspx
2-Year(s) Expiring September 30
Maximum Number of Terms: 3
The number of terms a committee member can serve is limited to no more than three full consecutive terms per CSWG bylaws, and Resolution No. 15-56 & 15-R-28.  
Vacancies are filled for the remainder of the unexpired term.
Monthly CSWG Commission meetings held on Friday at 11:30 a.m., typically at the Renaissance Center 2nd Floor Conference Room, located at 435 Macomb Street.

Additional monthly committee meetings held the first week of the month at the lunch hour, typically at the Oasis Center for Women and Girls Library room, located at 317 E Call Street.  

 

Kelly Otte, Interim Executive Director
The Oasis Center
(850) 222-2747
Mary Deschler , CSWG Program Coordinator
The Oasis Center
(813) 784-3391 cell
(850) 222-2747office
Heather Peeples, Special Projects Coordinator
Leon County
(850) 606-5317




1 Gayle, Michelle Yevette 09/14/2021 1 10/01/2021 09/30/2023 2 Year(s) Jimbo Jackson - District 2
2 Galban-Countryman, Kimberly J. 10/12/2021 1 10/12/2021 09/30/2022 2 Year(s) Rick Minor - District 3
3 Paine, Elizabeth 09/14/2021 1 10/01/2021 09/30/2023 2 Year(s) Brian Welch - District 4
4 Singleton , Gwendolyn 09/24/2018 2 10/01/2020 09/30/2022 2 Year(s) Bill Proctor - District 1
5 Britt Williams, Katie 12/10/2019 2 10/01/2020 09/30/2022 2 Year(s) Kristin Dozier - District 5
6 Graham, Tonnette S 03/10/2020 2 10/01/2021 09/30/2023 2 Year(s) Mary Ann Lindley - At-Large I
7 Boyd, Carrie 09/24/2019 2 10/01/2021 09/30/2023 2 Year(s) Nick Maddox - At-Large II
8 Torres, Marcella Jane 09/14/2021 1 10/01/2021 09/30/2023 2 Year(s) CSWG appointee Board of County Commissioners
9 O'Kon, Jeanne Louise 09/24/2018 2 10/01/2020 09/30/2022 2 Year(s) CSWG appointee Board of County Commissioners
10 Atkins, Courtney F. 09/17/2020 1 10/01/2020 09/30/2022 2 Year(s) CSWG appointee Board of County Commissioners
11 McMillan, Bernice 09/24/2019 2 10/01/2020 09/30/2022 2 Year(s) CSWG appointee Board of County Commissioners
12 McKendrick, Wachell Vontella 09/14/2021 1 10/01/2021 09/30/2023 2 Year(s) CSWG appointee Board of County Commissioners
13 Roe, Antoneia 09/26/2017 3 10/01/2021 09/30/2023 2 Year(s) CSWG appointee Board of County Commissioners
14 Giacomo, Gina Lee 04/04/2017 3 10/01/2020 09/30/2022 2 Year(s) CSWG appointee Board of County Commissioners
15 Mandrell, Judy R. 04/08/2020 2 10/01/2020 09/30/2022 2 Year(s) City Appointee by Commissioner Curtis Richardson Tallahassee City Commission
16 Ghadimi, Adela 10/14/2020 1 10/14/2020 09/30/2022 2 Year(s) City Appointee by Mayor John Dailey Tallahassee City Commission
17 Williams, Inika P 09/22/2021 1 09/22/2021 09/30/2022 2 Year(s) City appointee by Commissioner Williams-Cox Tallahassee City Commission
18 VACANT Tallahassee City Commission
19 Nicolas, Nicole K 09/22/2021 1 09/22/2021 09/30/2023 2 Year(s) City Appointee by Commissioner Jeremy Matlow Tallahassee City Commission
20 Simmons, Jazmyne Vanecia 10/14/2020 1 10/14/2020 09/30/2022 2 Year(s) City Appointee - At Large Tallahassee City Commission
21 Brantley, Cicely Walker 09/22/2021 3 10/01/2021 09/30/2023 2 Year(s) City Appointee At-Large Tallahassee City Commission