Fish and coral
About Us

Office of Equal Employment Opportunity

Developing and implementing programs that encourage and support affirmative employment and diversity, as well as ensuring compliance with Federal Equal Employment Opportunity Program requirements. 

What We Do

We work to:

  • Provide a full and fair opportunity for all employees and applicants, regardless of race, religion, gender, color, age (over 40), disability, national origin, genetic information and sexual orientation.
  • Enable all employees to carry out their duties in the workplace free from unlawful discriminatory treatment, including sexual and other workplace harassment and retaliation for engaging in legally protected activities.
  • Establish and maintain an easy access channel to maintain work-life balance initiatives information.
Our Leadership

Natalie Huff


Ms. Huff is the National Program Manager for the EEO and Diversity Program as the National Program Manager. She develops, directs, and coordinates agency programs, policies, and activities to ensure they meet the responsibilities under the Federal Civil Rights and EEO laws and regulations. She also examines NOAA Fisheries employment practices and initiatives to improve the corporate culture and recruiting new employees.