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The District of Columbia Boxing and Wrestling Commission regulates boxing, wrestling, martial arts and mixed martial arts within the District of Columbia, and protects participants and consumers by upholding the District of Columbia Boxing and Wrestling license law.

The Board consists of three members appointed by the Mayor and approved by the D.C. Council. All members must be residents of the District of Columbia for the duration of their term.

The Board meets on the third Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs located at 1100 4th Street, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024.

Board meeting minutes are available at

Board Members

  • Adam Weers – Chair
  • Andrew Huff – Commissioner
  • Kimberly Lockett – Commissioner
  • Sheldon J. Brown – Commission Administrator
  • Andrew L. Jackson, III – Commission Assistant

To apply for a vacancy, please visit the Mayor’s Office of Talent and Appointments for more information and an application.

2018 Meeting Dates:

Please contact the Commission to confirm meeting dates/times/locations.

January 18                  February 15                  March 15

April 19                        May 17                           June 21

July – Recess             August –  Recess       September 20

October 18                 November 15             December 20

Commission Staff:

Cynthia Briggs – Executive Director
Sheldon “Skip” Brown – Commission Administrator
Andrew L. Jackson III – Commission Assistant