Administration and Management

The Committee on Administration and Management considers issues that affect the efficiency and fairness of agencies’ operations, including their structure, accountability, and management of personnel, records, and other resources.

Committee Contacts

Committee Chair
Partner
Venable LLP
Staff Counsel
202.480.2093
dpritzker@acus.gov
Media
braedy@acus.gov

Committee Meetings & Events

Committee Research Projects

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The goals of this project are to identify which federal agencies currently make use of ombuds and describe the scope of ombuds activities, evaluate the ombuds activities that have improved agency...

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Recommendation 2011-3, Compliance Standards for Government Contractor Employees—Personal Conflicts of Interest and Use of Certain Non-Public Information, responds to agencies' need to...

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Recommendation 2013-7, The GPRA Modernization Act of 2010: Examining Constraints To, and Providing Tools For, Cross-Agency Collaboration, examines perceived and real constraints to cross-...

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Recommendation 2014-3, Guidance in the Rulemaking Process, identifies best practices for agencies when providing guidance in preambles to final rules.  It suggests ways that agencies can...

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Committee Members

Name Role Organization
John F. Cooney Committee Chair, Public Member Venable LLP
Scott G. Alvarez Government Member Federal Reserve Board
David J. Apol Government Member Office of Government Ethics
Warren Belmar Senior Fellow Capitol Counsel Group LLC
Jodie Bernstein Senior Fellow Kelley Drye & Warren
Amy P. Bunk Liaison Representative Office of the Federal Register
Viet D. Dinh Public Member Georgetown University
Bridget C. E. Dooling Government Member Office of Management and Budget
Kris E. Durmer Government Member General Services Administration
Fred F. Fielding Senior Fellow Morgan Lewis & Bockius
David C. Frederick Public Member Kellogg, Huber, Hansen, Todd, Evans & Figel, P.L.L.C.
Michael E. Horowitz Liaison Representative Department of Justice
Edward Keable Government Member Department of the Interior
Gillian E. Metzger Public Member Columbia Law School
Anne Joseph O'Connell Public Member UC Berkeley School of Law
Nina Olson Liaison Representative Internal Revenue Service Office of the National Taxpayer Advocate
Timothy Reif Liaison Representative Office of the U.S. Trade Representative
Kevin M. Simpson Government Member Department of Housing and Urban Development
Robert S. Taylor Government Member Department of Defense
James J. Tozzi Public Member Center for Regulatory Effectiveness
Kamala M. Vasagam Government Member Office of Personnel Management