This Performance and Accountability Report was produced with the energies and talents of Department staff in Washington, D.C., and our offices and posts around the world. To these dedicated individuals we would like to offer our sincerest thanks and acknowledgement.
In particular, we would like to recognize the following individuals for their contributions:
Anthony Belliotti, Janet Brooks, Alvin Brown, Anne Cook, Cee Cee Cooper, Nancy Durham, Cheryl Easley, Lorna Kivlehan, Brian McCauley, Howard Renman, Lynette Richardson, Neila Sheahan, Frank Sullivan, Wardell Wanza and Cameron Weber.
We would also like to acknowledge the Office of Inspector General and Leonard G. Birnbaum and Company, LLP for the professional manner in which they conducted the audit of the Fiscal Year 2003 Financial Statements.
We offer our special thanks to The DesignPond, in particular Michael James and Sheri Beauregard, for their outstanding contributions to the design of this Report.
This Performance and Accountability Highlights provides an overview of the "most important" performance and financial information published in the Department of State's Performance and Accountability Report for Fiscal Year 2003. The Performance and Accountability Highlights and Performance and Accountability Report for Fiscal Year 2003 provide information that enables the public, Congress, and the President the ability to assess the performance of the Department relative to its mission and for stewardship of the resources entrusted to it.
The Performance and Accountability Highlights for Fiscal Year 2003 is published by the
U.S. Department of State
Bureau of Resource Management
An electronic version is available on the World Wide Web at
For additional copies please call (202) 261-8620 or (202) 647-0300
U.S. Department of State Publication 11112
United States Department of State