Plain Language

Increase Your Impact With Plain Language

Wednesday, July 13, 2022 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET

Hosted by and the Plain Language Community of Practice

View the slides (PowerPoint presentation, 8.4 MB, 33 pages)

This event is limited to federal employees and contractors with government email addresses.

Listen as Daniel Yi of the U.S. Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division explains the challenges of implementing plain language in the DOJ, and how his team approaches outreach, education, and information.

In addition to tips and lessons learned from his team’s experience, he will share how plain language helps his office increase their impact and influence by using actionable, clear language.


  • Daniel Yi — Senior Counsel for Innovation, U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ)


  • Katherine Spivey — U.S. General Services Administration (GSA)
  • Katina Stapleton — U.S. Department of Education (ED)

The Plain Language Action and Information Network (PLAIN) is a group of federal employees from different agencies and specialties who support the use of clear communication in government writing. Join the Community of Practice.

In this talk

Originally posted by Daniel Yi on Jul 13, 2022

DOJ | Washington, DC

Originally posted by Katherine Spivey on Jul 13, 2022

GSA | Washington D.C.

Originally posted by Katina Stapleton on Jul 13, 2022

Education | Washington, DC