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Diverse and Empowered Employees of Portland (DEEP)

  • DEEP Library Check out some of our new books!

  • Pride 2016

  • Lifetime Achievement Award Winner, Tom Potter and DEEP Founding members of DEEP Executive Committee congratulate former Mayor Tom Potter

  • DEEP Executive Committee Several members of the committee at the Human Rights Awards

  • Topics in the news Conversations, questions and answers regarding race and stereotypes

  • DEEP Executive Committee Several members of the committee at the Kwanzaa event at City Hall

  • Profound Topics Walidah Imarisha speaks to employees regarding where are the black people?

  • Kwanzaa 2014 Joyce Harris lights the candles for Kwanzaa at City Hall

  • Women Leaders Women's History Month panel of women leaders in government

  • Events in the community

  • Education DEEP brings Lee Mun Wah to lead a workshop for employees

  • Communication with elected officials

  • Cultural Celebrations Women's History Month hosts women leaders in government

  • Women Who Lead Luncheon 2015 City employees representing

  • Speakers DEEP brings Ash Beckham to Portland

  • City Council Council and Mayor march with city employees in Portland Gay Pride Parade

  • DEEP Events Carolyn Q. Lee and Michelle Harper at Kwanzaa 2014 at City Hall

  • Giving Back to the Community

DEEP is dedicated to enhancing a work environment that is inclusive and supportive of the City of Portland’s diverse workforce that is committed to quality public service.