The Pierce County Executive has been held by Bruce Dammeier since 2016. Accountability and transparency are the hallmarks of good governance and genuine civic engagement. It is important for Pierce County residents to know the funds they provide their government are being used in an effective and productive manner. Our Mission is to collaborate and partner with organizations like RAIN to deliver efficient, innovative, and reliable public service to enhance jobs and employment for residents of Pierce County.
The MultiCare Institute for Research & Innovation is a nationally renowned institution that conducts clinical trials and a wide array of medical research. RAIN helps to develop the workforce, attract sophisticated research talent, and grow a garden of life science innovation around the MultiCare Health System in Tacoma.
Tacoma is the “City of Destiny.” The City of Tacoma supports RAINs efforts to create a thriving entrepreneurial life science community and the innovative companies it produces. RAIN is working to educate, train, empower, and produce high-paying and sustainable jobs for the diverse people of Tacoma working toward a prosperous and thriving economy.
With diverse waves of bright, ambitious students graduating every year, UW Tacoma and RAIN both seek to create powerfully unique learning experiences while developing the human resources that are necessary for a thriving life science sector in the region.
RAIN enjoys a growing partnership with UW Tacoma and is collaborating on specific projects like Superheroes of Science. Your opportunity to contribute to this partnership as it develops will soon be just a click away.
Madigan’s mission includes readiness, which is the state of being prepared for whatever may come. The health and well-being of soldiers and civilians is a top priority for the United States Armed Forces. The Army’s efforts to develop the healthiest and most resilient fighting force in the world are supported by MAMC’s Department of Clinical Investigation (DCI). The mission of the Department of Clinical Investigation (DCI) is to provide the tools, training, and expertise required to develop clinicians and scholars who engage in intellectually rigorous, safe, and ethical conduct of research which advances the science of medicine. DCI's three main lines of support include Military Medical Research, Graduate Medical Education, and Research Regulatory Oversight. DCI enables scholarly activities of investigators at Madigan Army Medical Center (MAMC) and Regional Health Command - Pacific by coordinating efforts among its various expert research services available to all staff and learners and collaborates freely with its community partners.
Cordant Health Solutions® provides innovative tools for monitoring patients and clients in behavioral health, chronic pain and criminal justice programs. Our unique pharmacy and drug testing programs provide actionable data that help protect clinicians and drive more effective interventions for better patient and client outcomes and improved quality of life.
WorkForce Central stewards the Pierce County workforce development system. We bridge the gap between workers, employers, and community organizations to build a robust workforce pipeline and ensure economic vitality across the region.