Who We Are

The Diversity Champions Resource Group is the resource destination for promoting inclusion of all people and businesses into the fabric of economic and social life within the greater East Tennessee area. 

  • Challenge the definition of diversity and inclusion within their firms as more than race and gender.
  • Hold our elected officials accountable to diversity and inclusion policies that have substance and enforceability.
  • Engage and communicate diversity and inclusion as core values.
  • Communicate diversity success stories to the media, to the Diversity Champions Resource Group, and to the regions workplace.
  • Seek to ensure procurement spending that exceeds goals with small-, minority-, woman-, and veteran-owned firms
  • Publicly support the notion that diversity and inclusion are key to the “Economic Development” and “Quality of Life” our region.