CHR: Staff

Megan Stanley, Interim Director

Megan Stanley joined the Pittsburgh Commission on Human Relations in April of 2018. She has over 10 years of progressive experience in social policy and advocacy, ranging from direct service to policy research and analysis, with a focus on low-income and vulnerable populations. Her areas of expertise include program design, technical assistance, and evaluation. Megan holds a Master’s degree in Public Policy and Public Administration from Northwestern University.

Emily F. Costello, Commission Representative
Emily F. Costello joined the Pittsburgh Commission on Human Relations in March of 2017. Prior to joining the PghCHR, Emily served for a year as an AmeriCorps VISTA for the Office of Sustainability under the Department of Innovation and Performance. Emily has a Bachelor's degree in Psychology with a minor in Gerontology from Shippensburg University. 

Emily was featured on City Channel Pittsburgh's Employee Showcase in August 2018 - Check it out!

Christopher Soult, Commission Representative

Jam Hammond, Commission Representative

Cheryl San Miron, Administrative Assistant
Cheryl San Miron has been employed with the City of Pittsburgh since 1998, initially in the Department of Innovation & Performance (then known as City Information Systems), followed by the Department of Finance. In 2011, Ms. San Miron transferred to the Pittsburgh Commission on Human Relations, where she functions as an Administrative Assistant. 

Rachel Salem, Secretary
Rachel Salem joined the Pittsburgh Commission on Human Relations in June of 2016.  Prior to joining the PghCHR, Rachel worked as a paralegal for various Pittsburgh law firms, as an executive assistant in the AMPCO-Pittsburgh corporate office, and as an assistant to the Zoning Administrator in the Department of City Planning. Rachel has a BA in Psychology from Point Park University with specialties in Global Cultural Studies and Forensics.