Devon Jackson currently serves as the Employee Concerns Program Manager and Technology Deployment and Procurement Ombudsman for the Idaho National Laboratory at the Department of Energy’s Idaho site.
Ms. Jackson is a Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional, Certified Workplace Mediator, Nuclear Instructor Qualified, and Highly Trained Workplace Investigator with a specialty in Retaliation, fraud, and harassment; and a Certified Trainer of Managing Workplace Conflict. She hails from a background of two years as the Ethics and Compliance Program Manager at the Hanford site; over ten years of experience as an investigator and manager of the Employee Concerns Program at the Idaho Cleanup Project; and nearly 20 years’ experience as a litigation paralegal. Ms. Jackson’s extensive training and experience in resolving conflict, conducting research, root cause analysis, conducting interviews, and investigations has laid the foundation for her transition to Ethics and Compliance and role in promoting an organizational culture that encourages ethical conduct and a commitment to compliance. She has participated as a team member on various types of assessments related to safety culture and has taught courses on management leadership; workplace bullying; workplace stress management; investigations; and recognizing, raising, and resolving workplace issues; and preventing retaliation. She has presented at national conferences on issues of compliance, investigation process, communication, and various other topics. Devon is passionate about the need to respect and act quickly on all issues raised by employees and management. She provides leadership mentoring and coaching to employees and management.
Devon has also served as the Conference Planning Committee Chair and Member of the Board of Directors of the National Association of Employee Concerns Professionals (NAECP). She is currently pursuing the Certified Fraud Examiner certification. Devon is also the mother of an exceptional set of boy/girl twins who keep her very busy. She also enjoys playing tennis and is a gourmet cook.