The U.S. Department of State Fiscal Year 2008 Citizens’ Report, Summary of Performance and Financial Results is published by the Bureau of Resource Management in coordination with the Office of the Director of U.S. Foreign Assistance. With the exception of editing and design support, this document was prepared by federal employees both in Washington, D.C. and posts around the world. To these dedicated individuals, in particular the Department Bureau Planning Coordinators, we offer our sincerest thanks and acknowledgement and recognize the following individuals for their contributions:
The Citizens’ Report Core Team: Thea Bruhn, Stephanie Cabell, Barbara Clark, Jim Core, Melinda Crowley, Brendan Dallas, Virajita David, Jay Dehmlow, Albert Fairchild, Peter Gosselin, Michael Heiserman, Loren Hurst, Christine Jacobs, Horace Johnson, Yaropolk T. Kulchyckyj, Stephanie Lazicki, Steven Le, Brian Levis, Robert MacDonald, Dana Ott, Douglas Pitkin, Matt Sergi, Brian Sheridan, Patricia Sommers, Andrea Sternberg, Jill Thompson, Lee Thompson, Mia Van, Steve Verrecchia, Jason Wall, and Matthew Ziems.
Special acknowledgements to the Office of the Under Secretary for Management, in particular Douglas Wertman for his assistance with the Citizens’ Report Podcast. We also wish to extend our gratitude to the Bureau of Public Affairs for their support and cooperation in posting the report and Podcast on the Internet.
We offer our special thanks to The DesignPond, in particular Michael James, Sheri Beauregard and Don James for their outstanding contributions to the design of this report.
Please provide comments and requests for additional report copies to:
U.S. Department of State
Office of Strategic and Performance Planning
Bureau of Resource Management
Harry S Truman Building
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Washington, D.C. 20520