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Diversity Commission

   

 

 

Responsibilities
The Diversity Commission advises the City Council on policy matters involving the community’s cultural and ethnic differences, ensuring that these differences are considered in the decision-making process. Read the Commission’s 2016-2017 Work Plan. It is our aim to help Federal Way in becoming a community which is united amidst diversity, where each individual is respected, equally valued, equally needed and equally cherished. Equality is not sameness, it is equivalent value.

Members            

  • Gregory Baruso, Chair
  • Mahjabin Qureshi, Vice Chair
  • Hiroshi Eto
  • Timi Dettweiler
  • Nichelle Shelley
  • William Yi
  • Sela Kennedy
  • Thomas Leonard
  • Alternate (position open)

Meetings

 

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Please take a moment and fill out the Diversity Commissions survey:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/5LR98SP

Contact

Jeff Watson
Community Services Manager
253.835.2650
Email

Jeri-Lynn Clark
Executive Assistant
253.835.2401
Email

Rep. Roger Freeman Memorial Award

*APPLICATION IS CLOSED, WILL REOPEN OCTOBER 2017-DECEMBER 2017 & AWARDED AT THE MLK 2018 EVENT**

Roger Freeman’s life embodied a life of unselfishness and kindness especially when it came to the youth of our City and Region.

There are four (4) outstanding characteristics that Mr. Freeman will be remembered for:

  • Justice – Advocating for those that lack the means to help themselves

  • Diversity – Inclusion of all

  • Compassion – Humility and volunteerism; concern for others

  • Integrity – Truthful, honest, and reliable

Congratulations Alyssa Tran on winning the 1st Rep. Roger Freeman Memorial Award.

Rep. Roger Freeman Memorial Award Application