Meet the HRC

Meet the Livonia Human Relations Commission

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Rich Glover, Chair

Lived in Livonia since: 2016

HRC Member since: 2017

Richard is Sales Director in the automotive data space, leading an organization of 9 team members. He earned his Bachelor of Science, in Automotive Marketing from Wayne State University and his Master of Science in Human Resources and Organization Development from Eastern Michigan University. Richard joined the Human Relations Commission because of his strong desire to have Livonia be a welcoming community for all and be recognized as such. In his tenure he is hoping to introduce policies, programs, and other ideas to mayor and the city at large to advance DEI efforts in the city and for those passing through.

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Carmen Kennedy-Rogers, Secretary

Lived in Livonia since: 2017

HRC Member since: 2020

Carmen Kennedy-Rogers serves as the senior program officer for K-12 education for The Skillman Foundation in Detroit, MI.   Carmen is married to Alex Rogers, Jr. and together they gratefully raise their son, Alexander Rogers, III, and their rescue dog, Molly.   The vision and work of the HRC are in alignment with Carmen’s values as a human, a professional, and an educator.  She is deeply committed to being part of the essential work that positively impacts the lives of a diverse group of individuals and the broader community by taking responsibility, remaining proactive, and being part of curating solutions to the issues that impact the lives of Livonia residents.  

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Denise Collins-Robison

Lived in Livonia since: 1986

HRC Member since: 2022

A recent retiree from Livonia Public Schools (LPS) and Clinical Social Worker, Denise has served the Western Wayne County Community for 43 years. She has worked with both children and adults in providing mental health services and substance abuse prevention and treatment. While at LPS, Denise was passionate about making sure students, families, and staff received the social, emotional, behavioral, academic, and health support they needed. She was also the chair of a PBIS program and was a member of the LPS Equity in Education Task Force.

As a Livonia citizen, she is committed to contributing her experience, knowledge, and skills to support a wonderfully diverse community.


Haitham Fakhouri

Lived in Livonia since: 2009

HRC member since: 2020

I am a business owner who specializes in marketing strategies.  I have an extensive background in retail sales, marketing, and computer programming.  I joined the HRC to help ensure that all citizens are safe and welcome regardless of their background.


Rebecca Drzewicki

Lived in Livonia since: 2011

HRC Member since: 2022

Rebecca Drzewicki is the Human Resources Manager at the Autism Alliance of Michigan. She lives with her husband, Robb, their two children, and three rescue animals. Rebecca has been volunteering with various organizations for several years in Livonia and surrounding communities. Rebecca chose to join the HRC so that she can be an uplifting voice and help make Livonia a more inclusive and welcoming place for all.