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www.state.govThe Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Secretary of State Steven G. Hartman Director, Office of Logistics Operations T 703-875-6936 F 703-875-4731 firstname.lastname@example.org Edward J. Brennan Director, Transportation & Travel Management Division T 202-663-0901 F 202-663-0981 email@example.com Robert S. Browning Director, Regional Logistics Centers Division T 703-875-4585 firstname.lastname@example.org Lewis H. Wolkofsky US Despatch Agent, South Iselin, New Jersey T 732-855-8890 email@example.com Ray Schoenberg US Despatch Agent, Seattle, Washington T 206-764-3805 firstname.lastname@example.org Sara McInnis US Despatch Agent, Baltimore, Maryland T 410-631-0043 email@example.com Elizabeth J. Pratt US Despatch Agent, Miami, Florida T 305-640-4574 firstname.lastname@example.org Scott Tiedt US Despatch Agent, Brownsville, Texas T 956-982-3916 email@example.com Timothy P. Farrell Director, European Logistical Support Office (ELSO) T 32 3 540 2011 firstname.lastname@example.org KEY PERSONNEL Ann S. Gibson Chief, Transportation Operations Branch T 202-663-0902 email@example.com Luis Roque Chief, Transportation Management Branch T 202-663-0903 firstname.lastname@example.org Larry Pickerign Chief, Travel Management & Transportation Analysis Branch T 202-663-0909 email@example.com The Secretary of State is the President's principal foreign policy advisor and is responsible for the formulation of foreign policy and the execution of approved policy The Secretary has responsibilities, by virtue of law or Executive order, with respect to such matters as international educational and cultural affairs, information activities, foreign assistance, food for peace, arms control and disarmament, supervision of programs authorized by the Peace Corps Act, social science research, immigration, and refugee assistance. The Secretary has authority and responsibility to the full extent permitted by law for the overall direction, coordination, and supervision of interdepartmental activities of the United States Government overseas. This authority includes continuous supervision and general direction of Peace Corps programs, Economic assistance, Military assistance, Military education and training, and Military sales programs. The primary mission of the Transportation and Travel Management Division is to provide transportation (Freight Forwarding/Customs House Brokerage) and logistical support for some 164 Embassies, three Branch Offices, 10 Missions, one US Interests Section, 66 Consulates General, 19 Consulates, five US Liaison Offices, and various other field offices throughout the world. The Transportation and Travel Management Division also supports approximately 30 other US government civilian agencies including several Foreign Affairs Agencies (ie, United States Agency for International Development [USAID], Peace Corps [PC], Foreign Agricultural Service [FAS], Foreign Commercial Service [FCS], and Arms Control and Disarmament Agency [ACDA]). Department of Defense (DOD) www.defenselink.mil The Honorable Robert M. Gates [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Secretary of Defense The Honorable Ashton B. Carter [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology, & Logistics) Alan Estevez Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Logistics & Materiel Readiness), Performing the Duties of ASD (L&MR) [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] "Meeting real-world requirements. Doing right by our people. Reducing excess. Being more efficient Squeezing costs. Setting priorities and sticking to them. Making tough choices. These are all things that we should do as a department and as a military regardless of the time and circumstance." --Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates (at the Pentagon, January 6, 2011) The Office of the Secretary of Defense Logistics staff formulates and recommends defense policy and oversees the execution of approved policy. DOD logistics includes all efforts to deploy, support, maintain, and sustain DOD personnel, equipment, and weapons systems in fully mission-capable condition whenever and wherever required. The logistics budget consisted of $194 billion in fiscal year 2009, about 30 percent of the DOD budget, excluding supplemental appropriations. The Department has established four goals for its logistics business operations: * Provide logistics support in accordance with warfighters' requirements * Institutionalize operational contract support * Ensure that supportability, maintainability, and costs are considered throughout the acquisition cycle * Improve supply chain processes, synchronizing from end-to-end and adopting challenging but achievable standards for each element of the supply chain Two key elements of the DOD logistics enterprise--Transportation Policy and Supply Chain Integration--are highlighted herein. TRANSPORTATION POLICY (TP) Donald Stan...