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Arms Control, Verification and Compliance: Senior Officials

May 6, 2016


[Organization Chart]

Assistant Secretary for Arms Control, Verification and Compliance (AVC)
Frank A. Rose

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary 
Anita E. Friedt

               Office of Multilateral and Nuclear Affairs (AVC/MNA)
               Jeffrey L. Eberhardt

               Office of Strategic Stability and Deterrence Affairs (AVC/SSD)
               Wade Boese

Deputy Assistant Secretary for European Security, Technology and Implementation 
Bruce I. Turner

Nuclear Risk Reduction Center (AVC/NRRC)
Deborah Schneider

Office of Euro-Atlantic Security Affairs (AVC/ESA)
Richard A. Davis

Office of Verification, Planning, and Outreach (AVC/VPO)
Harry Heintzelman (Acting)

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Space and Defense Policy
Mallory A. Stewart

Office of Emerging Security Challenges (AVC/ESC)
Eric Desautels

Office of Chemical and Biological Weapons Affairs (AVC/CBW)
Johnathan Beckett (Acting) 

Special Assistant
Jeffrey A. Arnold

Chief of Staff
Jeffrey A. Arnold (Acting)

U.S. Chief Arms Control Delegate to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (AVC/OSCE)
Jules Silberberg

 U.S. Commissioner for the Bilateral Consultative Commission (AVC/BCC)
Amb. John M. Ordway

U.S. Representative to the Conference on Disarmament (AVC/CD)
Amb. Robert A. Wood

U.S. Representative to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (AVC/CWC)
Amb. Kenneth Ward

Comprehensive Nuclear-Test Ban Treaty Preparatory Commission (AVC/CTBT)
Tamara Fitzgerald

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