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City Manager Speaking About Role of New Director of DEI for Springfield

Jason Gage-courtesy of City of Springfield

This week, host Lisa Langley speaks with Springfield City Manager Jason Gage.

Today’s discussion is the first part of a two-part series exploring the new role of Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) with the city.

Gage says a primary goal of this position is to enhance operations within city government.  He talks about the importance of a more representative government, with a focus on improved city employee recruitment and retention practices.   

Next week, join us as we talk with the Springfield's new DEI.