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Mission & Vision

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion advises and supports the Assistant Secretary for Human Resources and Administration in diversity and inclusion issues. The office also supports the Secretary, Deputy Secretary, Under Secretaries, and Assistant Secretaries in their actions to achieve and sustain a diverse workforce and an inclusive workplace. Below is ODI's organization chart. Staff biographies are also available.

ODI organizational chart, click to meet our staff

Mission: To build a diverse workforce and cultivate an inclusive workplace to deliver the best services to our Nation’s Veterans, their families, and beneficiaries.

Vision: That VA is a leader in creating and sustaining a high-performing workforce by leveraging diversity and empowering employees to achieve superior results in service to our Nation and its Veterans.

For additional information about ODI, see the Strategic Plan and the Diversity and Inclusion Annual Report as well as a short PowerPoint presentation.