Multnomah County Adopts The Gladys McCoy Standard
In November of 2018 Multnomah County in Portland Oregon, became the third government agency to adopt a policy modeled after the National Football Leagues “Rooney Rule” https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rooney_Rule
Multnomah County joined the city of Portland https://www.thenohatezone.com/the-charles-jordan-standard/and
The State of Oregon https://www.thenohatezone.com/rooney-rule/ in adopting a policy that requires the interviewing of qualified people of color and other marginalized groups when hiring for leadership positions.
The policy is named after Gladys McCoy https://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/27771-county-adopts-gladys-mccoy-standard to honor her legacy and work.