Other pages about the topic: Veterans

Statewide business resource groups

    Statewide business resource groups (BRGs) bring together groups of employees and their allies who have a common interest or characteristic. All BRGs have a charter, mission, goals and bylaws and contribute to an overall statewide business strategy.  BRG members bring their unique knowledge and perspectives, making them an asset to state business needs, such as recruitment and retention.

    Executive orders and directives related to workforce diversity, equity and inclusion

    Washington State has a number of executive orders and directives from Governor Inslee to enhance the recruitment, retention and safety of our state’s workforce.

    Veterans

    Executive Order 13-01: Veterans Transition Support [PDF] - issued 2013

    What it means for state agencies

    Executive cabinet agencies shall:

    Veterans in state government

    State Government Veterans Initiatives

    In May 2019, Governor Inslee signed Executive Order 19-01 on employment opportunities for every veteran, transitioning service member, Reserve and National Guard member and military spouse within Washington State.  OFM State HR (SHR) is charged with setting standards for agency plans and developing agency resources.  SHR is piloting several enterprise strategies in which agencies may participate, including but not limited to: