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Special Emphasis Programs Directory

NRCS has the following Special Emphasis Programs:

NHQ - Workforce Management Division, Diversity and Recruitment Branch

Marisol Rodriguez, Acting Branch Chief
1400 Independence Ave SW, Room 6220 
Washington, DC 20250 
Phone: 202-619-8517

Position Name/Email Address City/State Phone
American Indian/Alaska Native SEPM Deborah Clairmont 402 North Kays Drive Normal, IL 61761 309-452-3848 x 110
Asian/Pacific Islander SEPM Sudha Sriparameswaran

501 W. Felix Street, Building 23

Fort Worth, TX 817-509-3260
Black SEPM Arthur Hawkins 110 Industrial Dr. Wapakoneta, OH 45895 419-738-3918
Disability SEPM Margo Singleton 1400 Independence Ave SW Washington, DC 20250 202-690-1989
Federal Women's Program Catherine Pruss 521 Oak Street Nezperce, ID 83543   208-480-3035
Hispanic SEPM Rick Tafoya 210 Walnut St. #693 Des Moines, IA 50309 515-323-2258
LGBTQ SEPM Jeremy Wood 4407 Bland Rd Suite 190 Raleigh, NC 27609 919- 873-2193
Pathways Coordinator Wenndy Carrasco 1400 Independence Avenue SW Washington, DC 20250 202-692-0265stri
Veterans SEPM Doug Rose 101 S. Main Street Temple, TX 76501 254-742-9932