Dominica Groom Williams ’00 will join Guidehouse, a leading consultancy and solutions provider to the public and commercial sectors, as Chief Culture, Inclusion and Diversity Officer (CCIDO). The news was announced Tuesday, June 1. Dominica most recently served as Vice President of the Office of Inclusive Engagement at Freddie Mac where she led the company's diversity, equity, inclusion, and community engagement verticals. Prior, she served as Senior Director, Global Supplier Diversity and Sustainability at Marriott International.
Dominica was named one of Black Enterprise's "Top Executives in Corporate Diversity," recognized as one of the "Top 100 Women" in the state of Maryland by The Daily Record, and as one of Maryland's top "Leading Women" under the age of 40. She was also named a "Top Influential Leader in Diversity" by the National Association for Minority Companies, a "Rising Star" by HousingWire Magazine and a "Women Worth Watching" by the Profiles in Diversity Journal. She received the Academy’s Distinguished Alumnae Award in 2017. A graduate of the University of Michigan, Groom Williams currently serves as a member of The Executive Leadership Council.
Dominica says, "I am honored to be joining the Guidehouse family and its powerful mission. I look forward to playing a meaningful role in further evolving company culture, advancing DEI and impacting our communities globally."