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MMS REGIONAL DIRECTOR RECEIVES EEO HONOR

 CAMARILLO, Calif., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. J. Lisle Reed, regional director for the U.S. Department of the Interior's Minerals Management Service (MMS), Pacific Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Region, has received the "Director's Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Award." Reed received this honor for his accomplishments in leadership, commitment and positive actions toward affirmative employment within the MMS.
 MMS Director Tom Fry presented Reed with the award at a recent ceremony held in Herndon, Va., where he expressed his appreciation for the exemplary efforts put forth to further the MMS equal employment goals.
 "Dr. Reed's long record of EEO accomplishments indeed demonstrates his support of equal employment opportunity principles," said Director Fry. "Under his leadership, the Pacific OCS has developed a strong program which recognizes and values the diversity of its workplace."
 Also receiving the award for his accomplishments in furthering EEO goals was Pacific Region employee Steven A. Wolfson, a supervisory geologist. Wolfson was honored at the event for his demonstrated commitment to the goals of affirmative employment through recruitment and hiring of minorities and women. The Pacific Region has a long history of accomplishment within the EEO field, with the EEO Program Manager and the EEO Special Emphasis committee receiving the Director's EEO award in 1990-1991 and 1991-1992, respectively.
 The MMS is one of the 10 agencies of the U.S. Department of the Interior. The agency is responsible for the administration and operations of gas and oil leasing, exploration and development on the Federal OCS. Nationwide, MMS has four regions and over 2,000 employees. The Pacific Region includes California, Oregon, Washington and Hawaii. The Pacific Region has 110 employees and offices are located at 770 Paseo Camarillo, in Camarillo.
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