Multnomah County Adopts The Gladys McCoy Standard

December 12, 2018 By

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”

Multnomah County joined the city of Portland

The State of Oregon 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 to honor her legacy and work.