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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council

The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Council serves as the state’s workforce diversity, equity and inclusion advisory and coordinating group and works collaboratively with the Office of Financial Management Statewide Human Resources, Results Washington, the Department of Enterprise Services and State Agency Offices to support strategic diversity, equity and inclusion efforts across state government. .

The council develops recommendations on statewide diversity, equity and inclusion polices and strategies, and provides input on issues brought to the council by the HR Directors and Management Community and Results Washington.

2017–19 focus

  • Rebrand and relaunch the DEI Council across state government
  • Provide ongoing feedback and recommendations on proposed new DEI trainings and the Results Washington Goal 5 map measure: “Diverse, Equitable and Inclusive Workforce”
  • Create a sustainable annual DEI signature event for employee development


Name Agency/organization
Anthony Dimico Department of Labor and industries
Alexandra Manual Professional Educator Standards Board
Ben Lastimado Washington State Patrol
Betty DeVos Department of Revenue
Ha Nguyn State Board of Community and Technical Colleges
Charlie Parker Professional Educators Standards Board
Christy Hoff Curwick Department of Health
Cynthia Delostrinos Washington Courts
Dr. Karen A. Johnson Department of Corrections
Evette Jasper Department of Youth and Family Services
Hillary Rossi Employment Security Department
Imelda Ang Department of Labor and Industries
Jamie Robinson Washington Technology Solutions
Juan Alaniz Health Care Authority
Juwariyah Sou Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction
Kendrick Stewart Department of Enterprise Services
Kim Siebs Attorney General’s Office
Kristin Collins Legislative Support Services
Lenora Sneva Office of Financial Management
Marissa VanHoozer Department of Enterprise Services
Lonnie Spikes Department of Licensing
Marika Barto Department of Natural Resources
Mark Adreon Department of Services for the Blind
Parfait Bassale South Puget Sound Community College
Rafeaah Sok Department of Transportation
Ray Hicks Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction
Shawn Murinko Department of Health
Shirley Bayon Washington State Gambling Commission
Steven Loduha Washington State Parks
Tammy Pitre Office of Financial Management (Advisor)
Teresa Eckstein Employment Security Department
Teri Vidallon Department of Financial Institutions
Theresa Powell Department of Social and Health Services
Walt Jones Office of Financial Management (Staff)
Kristin Kaphan Department of Commerce
Kim Sauer Liquor Control Board



Last updated
Wednesday, January 16, 2019