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The Toolkit is a collaboration among:

  • National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners
  • National Utilities Diversity Council

  • Ruben Strategy
  • US Department of Energy, Office of Economic Impact & Diversity

The collaborators would like to thank the Toolkit Task Force, a group of expert volunteers who donated their time and knowledge to the shaping of this Toolkit’s focus and design.

This material is based upon work supported by the Department of Energy under Award Number DE-ED0000644.

This report was prepared as an account of work sponsored by an agency of the United States Government. Neither the United States Government nor any agency thereof, nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights. Reference herein to any specific commercial product, process or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the United States Government or any agency thereof. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of the Unites States Government or any agency thereof.

We especially thank The Honorable Ronald Brisé, who served as Task Force Chair.

Toolkit Task Force

  • Benjamin Aron
  • Karen Atkinson
  • Rajnish Barua, PhD
  • Robert Bozick, PhD
  • The Honorable Ronald Brisé
  • Kwame Canty
  • Rick Cimerman
  • Michael Connet
  • Michael Coyle
  • Regina Davis
  • Laurie Dowling
  • The Honorable Sherina Edwards
  • Baldwyn English, Esq.
  • English, Esq.
  • Edie Fraser
  • Teerah Goodrum
  • Anthony Jones
  • Saira Mazhar
  • Tyra Metoyer
  • Chris Nichols
  • Preya Nixon
  • Michael Pierce
  • David Porter, PhD
  • Tamara Rashid
  • The Honorable Derrell Slaughter
  • The Honorable Derrell Slaughter
  • Grace Soderberg
  • Kirsten Verclas

We thank the Chairs of NARUC’s Subcommittee on Supplier and Workforce Diversity during the course of this project for their vision and dedication:

  • The Honorable Sherina Edwards
  • The Honorable Rachael Eubanks
  • The Honorable Nikiya Hall
  • The Honorable Angela Weber
  • The Honorable Harold Williams

We thank Team Toolkit, whose members worked with dedication and enthusiasm to
create this resource.

  • Ava Cheng
  • Laurie Dowling
  • Lonnie Hastings
  • Perry B. Lewis
  • Preya Nixon
  • Mike Pierce
  • Elias Seeland
  • The Honorable Derrell Slaughter
  • Cassie Vaughn
  • Kha Vue

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