Commission Members

Arva Rice

Arva Rice, President & CEO of the New York Urban League (NYUL): Arva Rice is President and CEO of the New York Urban League (NYUL) an organization whose mission is to enable African Americans and other underserved communities to secure a first class education, economic self-reliance and equal respect of their civil rights through programs, services and advocacy. Prior to joining NYUL, she served as the Executive Director of Project Enterprise, an organization that provides business loans, and technical assistance to entrepreneurs. Rice is a graduate of Northwestern University, Commissioner for the NYC Equal Employment Practices Commission, a member of the Women's Forum and the Greater New York Chapter of The Links Incorporated.