The Washington Heads of Office Leadership Council member Alethia Jackson was recently promoted to Senior Vice President, ESG and Chief Diversity Officer for Walgreens US.
In a statement, released earlier today, she said, “Throughout my career at Walgreens, I’ve seen firsthand the evolution and progress we’ve made as an employer and corporate leader, as well as with our DEI efforts, sustainability initiatives and healthcare commitments,” Jackson said. “Walgreens Boots Alliance is uniquely positioned to continue expanding and advancing our DEI initiatives and making an impact across the pillars of our ESG strategy — healthy communities, healthy and inclusive workplace, healthy planet and sustainable marketplace. I am proud to lead this critical work for the company.”
Alethia has been a tremendous member and supporter of WHOOLC and a tremendous advocate for underrepresented and underserved communities. We are very excited to see what this next path of her professional journey holds for her.