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The Office of the Secretary FOIA Service Center (FSC) advises the public and U.S. Department of Education (ED) employees regarding FOIA requests and ED information available to the public. As the lead organization for ED's FOIA Program, the FSC provides training for ED officials and guidance and support to the FOIA Coordinators and FOIA Review Officers in the Department's Principal Offices and 12 regional and field offices.

Send requests via email to:

Send requests via mail to:
U.S. Department of Education
Office of the Secretary
400 Maryland Ave., SW, LBJ 7W104
Washington, DC 20202-4500
Attn: FOIA Service Center

FOIA Service Center
(202) 401-8365

Chief FOIA Officer
(202) 401-8365
Deborah O. Moore, Ph.D.

FOIA Public Liaison and Director of Operations
(202) 205-0733
Robert Wehausen

Office for Civil Rights Field Office Directors

Region I - Boston
Joel Berner (617) 289-0111

Region II - New York
Timothy Blanchard (646) 428-3900

Region III - Philadelphia
Wendella Fox (215) 656-8541

Region IV - Atlanta
Deborah Floyd, Acting Regional Director (404) 562-6350

Region V - Chicago
Adele Rapport (312) 730-1560

Region VI - Dallas
Taylor August (214) 661-9600

Region VII - Kansas City
Bill Dittmeier (816) 268-0550

Region VIII - Denver
Aaron Romine (303) 844-5695

Region IX - San Francisco
Arthur Zeidman (415) 486-5555

Region X - Seattle
Monique M. Malson, Acting Director (206) 607-1600

Cleveland Office
Meena Morey Chandra (216) 522-4970

Metro Office
Alice Wender (202) 786-0500

Last Modified: 03/03/2023