United States Navy – 2013 50 Out Front for Diversity Leadership


United States Navy #43

Arlington County, VA
517,054 employees
Secretary of the U.S. Navy: Ray Mabus
Chief of Naval Personnel: Vice Admiral Scott R. Van Buskirk

Diversity Mission: Attract, develop, and retain a high-quality, diverse workforce that values a culture of inclusion.

Women sailors continue to make history in the U.S. Navy. Currently, more than 54,000 active-duty women and more than 10,000 women reservists are serving in the Navy. Almost 59,000 women serve in various specialties as Navy civilians. The Navy total force includes 36 active and reserve female flag officers, 67 female senior executive service members, 56 female command master chiefs and six female command senior chiefs.