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U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM).




This notice identifies Schedule A, B, and C appointing authorities applicable to a single agency that were established or revoked from May 1, 2015, to May 31, 2015.

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Senior Executive Resources Services, Senior Executive Services and Performance Management, Employee Services, (202) 606-2246.

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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​fdsys/​. OPM also publishes an annual notice of the consolidated listing of all Schedule A, B, and C appointing authorities, current as of June 30, in the Federal Register.

Schedule A

No Schedule A Authorities to report during May 2015.

Schedule B

No Schedule B Authorities to report during May 2015.

Schedule C

The following Schedule C appointing authorities were approved during May 2015.

Agency nameOrganization namePosition titleAuthorization No.Effective date
Department of AgricultureOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Congressional RelationsSenior Legislative Analyst Legislative AnalystDA150131 DA1501415/1/2015 5/14/2015
Foreign Agricultural ServiceSpecial Assistant Policy AdvisorDA150133 DA1501445/1/2015 5/14/2015
Office of the SecretaryWhite House LiaisonDA1501345/1/2015
Office of Under Secretary for Natural Resources and EnvironmentChief of Staff Senior AdvisorDA150145 DA1501425/14/2015 5/14/2015
Natural Resources Conservation ServiceSpecial Assistant for Public and Private PartnershipsDA1501425/15/2015
Department of CommerceOffice of Director General of the United States and Foreign Commercial Service and Assistant Secretary for Global MarketsSpecial AdvisorDC1501025/12/2015
Office of the Under SecretarySpecial Advisor Special AssistantDC150095 DC1501075/14/2015 5/15/2015
Office of the Deputy SecretarySpecial AssistantDC1501045/14/2015
Office of White House LiaisonDeputy Director, Office of White House LiaisonDC1500985/21/2015
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Office of the Chief of StaffConfidential Assistant Deputy Director of Advance and Special AssistantDC150105 DC1501065/21/2015 5/21/2015
Office of Scheduling and AdvanceAdvance SpecialistDC1501105/21/2015
Department of DefenseOffice of the Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller)Personal and Confidential Assistant (Comptroller)DD1501235/11/2015
Office of Principal Deputy Under Secretary for PolicySpecial Assistant for Strategy, Plans and ForcesDD1501345/14/2015
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (International Security Affairs)Special Assistant for Middle EastDD150126 DD1501285/20/2015 5/20/2015
Department of the Air ForceOffice of Assistant Secretary Air Force, Installations, Environment, and LogisticsSpecial Assistant for Installations, Environment, and EnergyDF1500495/14/2015
Department of EducationOffice of the General CounselChief of Staff Senior CounselDB150076 DB1500805/1/2015 5/15/2015
Office of the Under SecretaryDeputy Director, White House Initiative on Asian American Pacific IslandersDB1500785/1/2015
Office of Legislation and Congressional AffairsSpecial AssistantDB1500795/1/2015
Office of the SecretarySenior Advisor Director of Strategic Partnerships, Special AdvisorDB150082 DB1500835/14/2015 5/20/2015
Office for Civil RightsSenior CounselDB1500865/28/2015
Office of Communications and OutreachStrategic Advisor, CommunicationsDB1500875/29/2015
Office of the Deputy SecretaryDirector for Strategic Communications and SchedulingDB1500885/29/2015
Department of EnergyOffice of the Chief Information OfficerSpecial AssistantDE1500845/15/2015
Office of Assistant Secretary for Fossil EnergyChief of StaffDE1500875/15/2015
Office of the SecretarySpecial AdvisorDE1500795/21/2015
Environmental Protection AgencyOffice of Public AffairsPress SecretaryEP1500365/20/2015
Export-Import BankOffice of the ChairmanDeputy Chief of StaffEB1500035/5/2015
Federal Energy Regulatory CommissionOffice of the ChairmanConfidential AssistantDR1500155/18/2015
General Services AdministrationOffice of the AdministratorSenior Advisor Deputy Chief of StaffGS150032 GS1500335/6/2015 5/14/2015
Office of Communications and MarketingPress SecretaryGS1500345/22/2015
Government Printing OfficeOffice of the Public PrinterExecutive AssistantGP1500015/19/2015
Department of Health and Human ServicesOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Public AffairsDeputy Director of Speechwriting Confidential AssistantDH150131 DH1501405/7/2015 5/14/2015
Office of the SecretaryPolicy AdvisorDH1501415/29/2015
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Children and FamiliesSenior Policy AdvisorDH1501495/29/2015
Office of the Deputy SecretaryConfidential AssistantDH1501505/29/2015
Department of Homeland SecurityOffice of the Chief of StaffSpecial AssistantDM1501585/13/2015
Office of the Under Secretary for National Protection and Programs DirectorateConfidential AssistantDM1501625/15/2015
Office of Privacy OfficerSpecial AssistantDM1501705/28/2015
Office of the Executive SecretariatDirector of Trips and AdvanceDM1501715/28/2015
Office of the Assistant Secretary for PolicySenior Advisor for Cyber PolicyDM1501725/28/2015
Office of the General CounselConfidential AssistantDM1501735/28/2015
Department of the InteriorSecretary's Immediate OfficeDeputy Communications Director Senior Advisor and Press SecretaryDI150086 DI1500925/29/2015 5/29/2015
Advance RepresentativeDI1500935/29/2015
Department of JusticeOffice of Legislative AffairsAttorney AdvisorDJ1500805/26/2015
Office of Justice ProgramsSenior CounselDJ1500845/28/2015
Department of LaborOffice of Public AffairsPress SecretaryDL1500575/1/2015
Office of the Deputy SecretarySenior Policy AdvisorDL1500595/13/2015
Office of the SecretarySpecial AssistantDL1500605/18/2015
Wage and Hour DivisionSpecial AssistantDL1500615/21/2015
National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationOffice of CommunicationsDeputy Press Secretary and Strategic Communications CoordinatorNN1500585/20/2015
Social Media SpecialistNN1500595/20/2015
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National Transportation Safety BoardOffice of Board MembersSpecial AssistantTB1500045/1/2015
Office of Management and BudgetOffice of the General CounselConfidential AssistantBO1500275/5/2015
Office of the DirectorAssistant to the Deputy Director for ManagementBO1500285/5/2015
Assistant for ManagementBO1500315/20/2015
Assistant to the Deputy Director for ManagementBO1500305/20/2015
Office of Legislative AffairsConfidential AssistantBO1500295/20/2015
Small Business AdministrationOffice of Congressional and Legislative AffairsDeputy Assistant Administrator for Congressional and Legislative AffairsSB1500315/1/2015
Office of the AdministratorSpecial AdvisorSB1500295/5/2015
Office of Communications and Public LiaisonAssociate Administrator for Communications and Public LiaisonSB1500335/14/2015
Office of Entrepreneurial DevelopmentSenior AdvisorSB1500305/29/2015
Department of StateBureau of International Security and NonproliferationStaff AssistantDS1500825/14/2015
Office of the SecretaryStaff AssistantDS1500755/20/2015
Bureau of Legislative AffairsDeputy Assistant SecretaryDS1500815/20/2015
Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and LaborDeputy Assistant SecretaryDS1500785/26/2015
Bureau of Economic and Business AffairsDeputy Assistant SecretaryDS1500845/21/2015
Department of TransportationOffice of Assistant Secretary for Transportation PolicyPolicy AdvisorDT1500605/20/2015
Office of Public AffairsDirector of Public AffairsDT1500625/20/2015
Office of the SecretaryDirector of AdvanceDT1500655/28/2015
Office of Communications and Legislative AffairsDirector of CommunicationsDT1500675/29/2015
Department of Veterans AffairsOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Public and Intergovernmental AffairsSpecial AssistantDV1500375/26/2015

The following Schedule C appointing authorities were revoked during May 2015.

Agency nameOrganization namePosition titleAuthorization No.Vacate date
Department of CommerceOffice of Legislative and Intergovernmental AffairsConfidential AssistantDC1400065/2/15
Office of the Under SecretarySpecial AssistantDC1400495/16/15
International Trade AdministrationConfidential AssistantDC1401255/16/15
Office of the Deputy SecretarySpecial AssistantDC1300945/23/15
Office of the Chief EconomistSpecial Project AdvisorDC1400765/29/15
Office of the Secretary of DefenseOffice of the SecretaryAdvance OfficerDD1500215/10/15
Farm Credit AdministrationOffice of the BoardExecutive Assistant to Chairman of the BoardFL1300055/1/15
General Services AdministrationMid-Atlantic RegionSpecial Assistant to the Regional AdministratorGS1400055/8/15
Pacific Rim RegionSpecial Assistant to the Regional AdministratorGS1400095/13/15
Office of Communications and MarketingPress SecretaryGS1400235/15/15
Office of the AdministratorWhite House Liaison Senior AdvisorGS130011 GS1300125/16/15 5/16/15
Department of Health and Human ServicesOffice of Health ReformSenior Policy AnalystDH1400655/2/15
Department of Housing and Urban DevelopmentOffice of the Secretary Mid-Atlantic (Philadelphia)Senior Policy Advisor Regional AdministratorDU140052 DU1100015/2/15 5/16/15
Rocky Mountain (Denver)Regional AdministratorDU1000505/30/15
Office of Field Policy and ManagementRegional Administrator (Northwest/Alaska)DU1400025/30/15
Great Plains (Kansas City)Regional Administrator (Great Plains)DU1400065/30/15
Department of the InteriorSecretary's Immediate OfficeSpecial Assistant for SchedulingDI1200645/1/15
Deputy Director of AdvanceDI1400265/2/15
Director of Digital StrategyDI1400665/15/15
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Department of JusticeOffice of Legislative AffairsAttorney AdvisorDJ1300735/2/15
Department of LaborOffice of the SecretarySpecial Assistant to the Secretary Special AssistantDL130043 DL1000205/2/15 5/9/15
Wage and Hour DivisionPolicy AdvisorDL1400075/2/15
Small Business AdministrationOffice of InvestmentSpecial AdvisorSB1300255/2/15
Department of StateOffice of the Deputy Secretary for Management and ResourcesSenior AdvisorDS1101355/2/15
Office of the Under Secretary for ManagementStaff AssistantDS1301245/2/15
Department of TransportationOffice of the SecretaryWhite House Liaison Deputy White House LiaisonDT130041 DT1400505/2/15 5/2/15
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Authority: 5 U.S.C. 3301 and 3302; E.O. 10577, 3 CFR, 1954-1958 Comp., p. 218.

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U.S. Office of Personnel Management.

Beth F. Cobert,

Acting Director.

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[FR Doc. 2015-19215 Filed 8-4-15; 8:45 am]