Oakland County Equity Council

The Oakland County Equity Council, under the direction of Robin Carter-Cooper, chief diversity, equity, and inclusion officer, is comprised of employees from county departments who expressed an interest in joining the council.

Their mission is to:

  • Create a culture that respects diversity, equity, and inclusion 
  • Promote cultural sensitivity and understanding among all employees
  • Encourage and promote workforce diversity 
  • Ensure that the public we serve receives services in a culturally sensitive manner.

The 31-member group is comprised of employees from nearly every county department or office of an elected county official

  • Board of Commissioners
  • Circuit Court
  • County Executive
  • District Court
  • Economic Development
  • Facilities Management
  • Health & Human Services
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Management & Budget
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Probate Court
  • Public Service
  • Sheriff's Office
  • Treasurer's Office
  • Water Resources Commissioner