NALMS Diversity Statement

Diversity for NALMS means creating a community of inclusion. We respect and value the unique contributions and perspectives of all members, employees, event participants, students, volunteers, and our local and international communities. Diversity includes age, culture, disability, ethnicity, gender, national origin, color, race, religion, sexual orientation, diversity of thought, ideas, and more. Diversity maximizes our true potential for creativity, innovation, and collaborative problem solving. NALMS strives to cultivate a Society built on mentorship, encouragement, tolerance, and mutual respect, thereby engendering a welcoming environment for all. NALMS promotes diversity in all areas of activity, including fostering diversity in membership, leadership, committees, staff, outreach, public engagement, recruitment, and all other areas of Societal activity.

NALMS Diversity Statement, Adopted March 2019