The Washington Information Directory is the essential one-stop source for information on U.S. governmental and nongovernmental agencies and organizations. Organized topically, this thoroughly researched guide provides capsule descriptions and contact information that help users quickly and easily find the right person at the right organization. The Washington Information Directory offers three easy ways to find information: by name, by organization, and through detailed subject indexes. It focuses on the Washington metropolitan area - an organization must have an office in Washington to be listed. It also includes dozens of resource boxes on particular topics, organization charts for all federal agencies, and information about the FOIA and privacy legislation. With more than 10,000 listings and coverage of evolving presidential administration, the 2018 - 2019 Edition features contact information for the following: Congress and federal agencies Nongovernmental organizations Policy groups and political action committees Foundations and institutions Governors and other state officials U.S. ambassadors and foreign diplomats Congressional caucuses





Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) (Homeland Security Dept.), Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration,400 C St. S.W., #313, 20472; (202) 646-2781. Fax, (202) 646-7970. Roy E. Wright, Associate Administrator (Acting).


Administers federal insurance programs, including the National Flood Insurance Program, to reduce future losses from floods, earthquakes, tornadoes, and other natural disasters. Makes low-cost flood insurance available to eligible homeowners.


For a listing of relevant congressional committees and subcommittees, please see pages 38–39 or the Appendix.


American Academy of Actuaries,1850 M St. N.W., #300, 20036; (202) 223-8196. Fax, (202) 872-1948. Steve Alpert, President; Mary Downs, Executive Director.

General email,


Membership: professional actuaries practicing in the areas of life, health, liability, property, and casualty insurance; pensions; government insurance plans; and general consulting. Provides information on actuarial matters, including ...

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