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Jorge A. Quezada Granite Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion (Photo: Business Wire)
“We are very pleased to have someone with Jorge’s background and experience join Granite in this new and important role,” said Phillip M. DeCocco, Senior Vice President of Human Resources. “While we are in the early stages of our journey, I am excited about the positive impact that our diversity and inclusion efforts will have on the evolution of Granite’s culture and future success.”
Quezada joins Granite from his current position as Senior Director, Diversity and Inclusion and Leadership Development at Northwestern Mutual. In this role, he was responsible for designing and executing diversity and inclusion strategies, as well as leadership and training programs. Prior to Northwestern Mutual, Quezada served as Chief Diversity Officer at Kraft Foods from 2013 to 2015 and as Inclusivity Diversity Director at Allstate Insurance Company from 2011 to 2013.
Quezada earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from
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