2011 a year of Coast Guard achievements in diversity

Washington -The Coast Guard was cited by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management as a government-wide leader in diversity and inclusion best practices during 2011. That designation was earned through the hard work of the men and women in the Coast Guard’s Office of Diversity. “I’m very proud of the work we’ve done,” said diversity outreach manager Donna Walker-Ross, a Coast Guard civilian...

Coast Guard launches initiative to enhance diversity outreach

WASHINGTON — A new Coast Guard initiative launched in September charges every service member with the responsibility for attracting and retaining a diverse workforce for the Coast Guard that better reflects the diverse fabric of American society.