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The Office of Economic Impact and Diversity (ED) advises the Secretary on the impact of energy policies, regulations, and DOE programs on minority communities, minority institutions, and specific segments of the U.S. population. Learn More.


As Director of the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity, the Honorable James E. Campos works with minority communities, businesses, and students to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers, ensuring that minorities are afforded opportunities to participate in the important mission areas of the Department. Learn more.

The Office of Economic Impact and Diversity can be reached at 1000 Independence Ave., SW Washington, DC 20585, Phone:  (202) 586-8383   Fax:  (202) 586-3075. Learn more.

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Mayor of Flint, DOE and White House Staff Explore Ways to Help the City Bring in Economic Growth
The White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council works across 13 federal agencies to help revitalize economically distressed communities.
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AABE Hackathon Explores the African-American Experience of Energy Issues
The AABE hackathon on November 16 and 17 focused on the African American experience of energy issues.
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Diversity and Inclusion at the Pacific Northwest National Lab
The Honorable James Campos toured PNNL receiving an Overview of the lab and overviews of STEM and Diversity and Inclusion.
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DOE Celebrates 2018 HBCU Week
DOE partnered with representatives from the White House Initiative on HBCUs, NSF, and the DoEd convened to highlight funding STEM and research.
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Millennial Nuclear Caucuses Encouraging Our Youth
Millennial Nuclear Caucuses feature discussions on the path forward for the nuclear industry and the role innovative technology.
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Understanding the Energy Challenges of the Alaska's Remote Villages
Director of the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity, traveled to Alaska to survey energy related projects across the state.
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MBID 2018 Conference Recap
MBID, hosted by the Department of Energy’s (DOE) MBED Office, with small business stakeholders in Washington, D.C. on Monday, August 20, 2018.
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Meet Alton “Pearson” Benson, Intern for the Office of Minority Education and Community Development
Get to know Pearson Benson from Hampton University. He is launching his career in marketing with the Minority Edu. and Community Development Office!
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Meet Christina Neal, Intern for the Office of Civil Rights and Equal Opportunity
Get to know Christina Neal from Spelman College. She is launching her legal career with the Office of Civil Rights!
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Meet Micharon Byrd, Intern for the Office of Civil Rights and Equal Opportunity
Get to know Micharon Byrd from Ave Maria School of Law. She is launching her career in public service with the Office of Civil Rights.
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