OPM to create Chief Diversity Officer Council to elevate role across government

The Office of Personnel Management is launching a Chief Diversity Officer Council, the latest in a series of gambits under President Joe Biden’s executive order on diversity, equity, inclusion in the federal workforce. As for other goals in the EO, chief diversity officers say a hiring spree won’t improve diversity in the long-term.

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