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Josie J. Thomas

Josie Thomas is senior vice president and chief diversity officer at CBS Corporation. She works to enhance the company's record of diversity inside and outside the organization. Working with senior executives from all areas of CBS, she creates initiatives designed to improve outreach to diverse vendors, professional service suppliers, managers, national advocacy groups and talent in front of and behind the camera. In August 2003, she launched the CBS Diversity Institute adding a diversity writers mentoring program and directing initiative to the previously launched diversity focused Actor Showcases and nationwide workshops, which later expanded to include daytime initiatives.