Equity Team

What is the Equity Team? 

A primary leadership team, responsible for designing, coordinating, and organizing racial equity plans and activities across the internal structure of the City of Winston-Salem.  

What are the key functions of the Equity Team? 

  • Catalyzing equitable systems change in government 
  • Coordinating the design and implementation of an Equity Action Plan 
  • Cultivating new racial equity leadership and active employee engagement 
  • Championing racial and social justice and celebrating and sustaining success 

What are the duties and expectations of Equity Team Members?

  • Participate in all Equity Team meetings, activities, and committees 
  • Champion and advocate for diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • Determine openings to pilot activities, develop goals and plans, and implement strategies for achieving results. 
  • Encourage employee generated ideas
  • Collaborate and build relationships with staff across departments and leverage internal expertise to advance goals of the effort