Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Diversity
Division of Human Resources

EEO Complaint Handling

All EEO complaints will be handled consistent with the Montgomery County Personnel Regulations (MCPR) Section 5-4 .

  1. An individual who believes that he or she has been subjected to employment discrimination or harassment in violation of this policy, or any person acting on behalf of such an individual, may file a complaint with one or more of the following:
    1. the individual’s supervisor or department director, if the individual is a County employee;
    2. the County’s EEO Officer;
    3. the Office of Human Rights; or
    4. a State or Federal enforcement agency.

Montgomery County Equal Employment Opportunity Compliance & Diversity Management

Montgomery County is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and prohibits discrimination or harassment based on any basis covered by Federal, State and Local laws. The County also prohibits discrimination or harassment consistent with Montgomery County Personnel Regulations, Section 5 and the Workplace Harassment policy. For information regarding this topic or to report a concern, please click one of the below links.

The Human Rights Commission

Website: montgomerycountymd.gov/humanrights

James Stowe, Director

Address: 21 Maryland Avenue, 330, Rockville, MD 20850

Phone: 240-777-8450

Description: The Human Rights Commission enforces anti-discrimination laws in housing, commercial real estate, employment, and public accommodations. The Commission promotes, monitors, and enforces fair housing laws relating to access and treatment. It provides training and technical assistance in civil rights laws and addresses community conflict motivated by prejudice, intolerance, and bigotry based on race, ethnicity, religion, disability, and sexual orientation, and promotes increased understanding and tolerance among diverse groups.

MPIA Contact: James Stowe

State of Maryland EEO Equal Employment Opportunity

Equal Employment Opportunity

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission