Easterly Government Properties, Inc. (NYSE: DEA) (the “Company”), a fully integrated real estate investment trust focused primarily on the acquisition, development and management of Class A commercial properties leased to U.S. Government agencies, announced today that it has released its inaugural Environmental, Social, and Governance report (the “ESG Report”).
The ESG Report is available on the Company’s Corporate Responsibility page, found at www.easterlyreit.com/corporate-responsibility.
Highlights of the ESG Report include:
- Environmental and social goalsetting;
- Details on the Company’s Environmental Management System (EMS) and other key environmental initiatives;
- Easterly’s launch of its charitable giving program, continued volunteer efforts, and focus on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI); and
- The Board’s commitment to strong corporate governance policies with a focus on diversity of views, experiences, skill sets, gender and ethnicity.
“Easterly’s inaugural ESG Report features detailed disclosure of our ESG strategies, policies and initiatives,” said William C. Trimble, III, Easterly’s Chief Executive Officer. “Since our beginning, we have remained committed to environmental stewardship, meaningful community involvement, and strong and accountable corporate governance. We believe our initiatives benefit not just the Company and its employees, but also create long-term value for our investors and other stakeholders.”
About Easterly Government Properties, Inc.
Easterly Government Properties, Inc. (NYSE:DEA) is based in Washington, D.C., and focuses primarily on the acquisition, development and management of Class A commercial properties that are leased to the U.S. Government. Easterly’s experienced management team brings specialized insight into the strategy and needs of mission-critical U.S. Government agencies for properties leased to such agencies either directly or through the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). For further information on the company and its properties, please visit www.easterlyreit.com.
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Easterly Government Properties, Inc.
Lindsay S. Winterhalter
Supervisory Vice President, Investor Relations & Operations