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This notice identifies Schedule A, B, and C appointing authorities applicable to a single agency that were established or revoked from July 1, 2012, to July 31, 2012.


Senior Executive Resources Services, Executive Resources and Employee Development, Employee Services, 202-606-2246.


In accordance with 5 CFR 213.103, Schedule A, B and C appointing authorities available for use by all agencies are codified in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). Schedule A, B and C appointing authorities applicable to a single agency are not codified in the CFR, but the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) publishes a notice of agency-specific authorities established or revoked each month in the Federal Register at OPM also publishes annually a consolidated listing of all Schedule A, B and C appointing authorities current as of June 30 as a notice in the Federal Register.

Schedule A

Schedule A authorities to report during July 2012.

75. Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (Sch. A, 213.3175)

(a) One Asian Studies Program Administrator, one International Security Studies Program Administrator, one Latin American Program Administrator, one Russian Studies Program Administrator, one West European Program Administrator, one Environmental Change & Security Studies Program Administrator, one United States Studies Program Administrator, two Social Science Program Administrators, one Middle East Studies Program Administrator, one African Studies Program Administrator and one Global Sustainability and Resilience Program Administrator.

The following correction was made under Schedule A.

11. Department of Homeland Security (Sch. A, 213.3211)

(e) Papago Indian Agency—Not to exceed 25 positions of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Tactical Officers (Shadow Wolves) in the Papago Indian Agency in the State of Arizona when filled by the appointment of persons of one-fourth or more Indian blood. (Formerly 213.3105(b)(9))

Schedule B

Schedule B authorities to report during July 2012.

11. Department of Homeland Security (Sch. B, 213.3211)

(b) Secret Service—Positions concerned with the protection of the life and safety of the President and members of his immediate family, or other persons for whom similar protective services are prescribed by law, when filled in accordance with special appointment procedures approved by OPM. Service under this authority may not exceed:

(1) A total of 4 years; or

(2) 120 days following completion of the service required for conversion under Executive Order 11203. (Formerly 213.3205(d)).

Schedule C

Agency nameOrganization namePosition titleAuthorization No.Effective date
Department of AgricultureFarm Service AgencyState Executive DirectorDA1200897/3/2012
Office of Under Secretary for Natural Resources and EnvironmentStaff AssistantDA1200917/6/2012
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Congressional RelationsSpecial AssistantDA1200927/6/2012
Department of CommerceOffice of the Chief of StaffDirector of AdvanceDC1201347/3/2012
Office of Under SecretaryDeputy Chief of StaffDC1201297/10/2012
Office of the Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Secretary for AdministrationSenior Director for Performance and Business Process ImprovementDC1201367/10/2012
Office of the DirectorAssociate Director for Legislative, Education and Intergovernmental AffairsDC1201377/10/2012
Assistant Secretary for Market Access and ComplianceSenior AdvisorDC1201397/24/2012
Advocacy CenterSpecial AssistantDC1201417/24/2012
Office of Public AffairsPress SecretaryDC1201467/25/2012
Council on Environmental QualityCouncil on Environmental QualitySpecial Assistant (Communications)EQ1200057/3/2012
Council on Environmental QualitySpecial Assistant Public EngagementEQ1200067/6/2012
Department of DefenseWashington Headquarters ServicesDefense FellowDD1200867/3/2012
Washington Headquarters ServicesDefense FellowDD1200897/3/2012
Washington Headquarters ServicesDefense FellowDD1200907/3/2012
Washington Headquarters ServicesDefense FellowDD1200917/3/2012
Washington Headquarters ServicesDefense FellowDD1200927/3/2012
Washington Headquarters ServicesDefense FellowDD1200967/12/2012
Department of EducationOffice of Legislation and Congressional AffairsConfidential AssistantDB1200807/17/2012
Office of the SecretaryConfidential AssistantDB1200697/19/2012
Office of the SecretarySpecial AssistantDB1200777/19/2012
Office of the SecretaryConfidential AssistantDB1200827/30/2012
Department of EnergyAssistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable EnergySpecial AdvisorDE1201137/6/2012
Office of ManagementSpecial AssistantDE1201157/19/2012
Office of the SecretarySpecial AssistantDE1201197/20/2012
Office of Environmental ManagementSpecial AssistantDE1201227/24/2012
Export-Import BankOffice of CommunicationsSpeechwriterEB1200047/6/2012
General Services AdministrationOffice of the AdministratorPress SecretaryGS1200237/12/2012
Department of Health and Human ServicesOffice of Intergovernmental and External AffairsRegional Director, Atlanta, Georgia, Region IVDH1201227/24/2012
Department of Homeland SecurityU.S. Customs and Border ProtectionSenior Advisor for Strategic CommunicationsDM1201457/10/2012
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public AffairsPublic Affairs and Strategic Communications AssistantDM1201517/30/2012
Office of the Under Secretary for National Protection and Programs DirectorateSpecial AssistantDM1201557/30/2012
Department of JusticeOffice of the Attorney GeneralSpecial AssistantDJ1200797/2/2012
Department of LaborEmployment and Training AdministrationSenior Policy AdvisorDL1200707/10/2012
Office of the SecretarySpecial AssistantDL1200727/25/2012
National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationChief of StaffSpecial AssistantNN1200617/12/2012
Office of Management and BudgetNational Security ProgramsConfidential AssistantBO1200307/6/2012
Office of National Drug Control PolicyOffice of Intergovernmental Public LiaisonPublic Engagement SpecialistQQ1200047/20/2012
Securities and Exchange CommissionOffice of the ChairmanDeputy Director, Office of Legislative and Intergovernmental AffairsSE1200057/26/2012
Small Business AdministrationOffice of the AdministratorSenior AdvisorSB1200287/12/2012
Office of Entrepreneurial DevelopmentDirector of Clusters and Skills InitiativesSB1200277/13/2012
Department of StateBureau of Legislative AffairsSenior AdvisorDS1200977/6/2012
Office of the Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy and Human RightsSenior AdvisorDS1200987/12/2012
Office of the Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security AffairsStaff AssistantDS1200967/19/2012
Office of the Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public AffairsStaff AssistantDS1200907/20/2012
Department of the TreasuryUnder Secretary for Domestic FinanceSpecial AssistantDY1201017/11/2012
Assistant Secretary for Financial MarketsSenior Policy AnalystDY1201067/13/2012
Department of Veterans AffairsOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Public and Intergovernmental AffairsSpecial AssistantDV1200617/13/2012

The following Schedule C appointing authorities were revoked during July 2012.

AgencyOrganizationPosition titleAuthorization No.Effective date
Department of CommerceOffice of Policy and Strategic PlanningSpecial AssistantDC1100867/6/2012
Office of the Deputy SecretarySpecial AssistantDC1200237/7/2012
Office of the Chief of StaffDeputy Director of AdvanceDC1101177/8/2012
Office of the Chief of StaffSenior Advisor to the SecretaryDC1200187/9/2012
International Trade AdministrationSpecial AdvisorDC1001407/28/2012
Department of Homeland SecurityOffice of the Executive Secretary for Operations and AdministrationSecretary Briefing Book CoordinatorDM1100237/6/2012
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public AffairsSpecial Projects CoordinatorDM1201347/18/2012
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental AffairsConfidential AssistantDM1200617/20/2012
Department of JusticeOffice of the Attorney GeneralDirector of AdvanceDJ0902187/27/2012
Civil Rights DivisionCounselDJ1000047/28/2012
Department of the Air ForceOffice of Assistant Secretary Air Force for Financial Management and ComptrollerSpecial Assistant, Financial Administration and ProgramsDF1000057/14/2012
Environmental Protection AgencyOperations StaffSpecial RepresentativeEP1200057/13/2012
Small Business AdministrationOffice of Management and AdministrationSenior Advisor to the Associate Administrator for Management and AdministrationSB1100197/14/2012
Office of Entrepreneurial DevelopmentSenior Advisor to the Associate Administrator for Entrepreneurial DevelopmentSB1000427/14/2012
United States International Trade CommissionOffice of the ChairmanExecutive AssistantTC0200037/3/2012

Authority: 5 U.S.C. 3301 and 3302; E.O. 10577, 3 CFR 1954-1958 Comp., p. 218.

U.S. Office of Personnel Management.

John Berry,


[FR Doc. 2012-23522 Filed 9-24-12; 8:45 am]