EEO is for EVERYONE (not solely for protected groups); it’s the LAW!
If you are New York National Guard technician or military personnel, applicant for technician or military employment, and feel you are being discriminated against, please contact the State Equal Employment Manager (SEEM) office for assistance.
Fun Facts for Hispanic Heritage Month
Special Emphasis Program Management (SEPM) Spotlight:
This month's SEPM spotlight is DMNA's very own Brigadier General Isabel Rivera Smith!
Brigadier General Smith assumed the duties as the Director of Joint Staff for the New York National Guard on January 21st, 2021.
Her awards include the Legion of Merit, the Bronze Star Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal, the Army Commendation Medal, the Army Achievement Medal, the Army Good Conduct Medal, the Iraq Campaign Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, and the Humanitarian Service Medal. Brigadier General Smith is also the recipient of the 2017 Latina Style Military Service Award.
NY National Guard Complaint Activity:
New York is proud to post the record of its compliance with the “Notification and Federal Employment Anti-Discrimination and Retaliation Act” (No FEAR Act):