I have selected Deborah H. Urbanski, succeeding Gloria G. Stiner who retired in July, 2009, as the Director of the Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity. Deborah earned a Bachelor of Arts in Government from the University of Texas in 1983, and a Doctorate of Jurisprudence from the South Texas College of Law in 1992.
Deborah has served with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in Houston for the last 10 years and most recently in the role of Alternative Dispute resolution Coordinator. She has a wealth of knowledge in the Equal Employment Opportunity and diversity disciplines, with her strengths in alternative dispute resolution and mediation. Prior to the federal government, she has served in such positions as the Executive Director with the Fort Bend County Dispute Resolution Center, President and Attorney-Mediator with Dispute Resolution Consultants International, and Director of Special Projects with the University of Houston’s (A.A. White) Dispute Resolution Institute.
We welcome Deborah H. Urbanski to NASA Johnson Space Center!