Support Offices
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Center for Early Dispute Resolution
Diversity Management & Equal Opportunity
DoDEA's Procurement Division
HR Regional Service Center
Information Technology Division
Logistics Division
Office of Communications
Office of General Counsel
Office of Investigations and Internal Review
Office of Safety and Security
Office of Small Business Programs
Regulations, Educational Support Policy & Legislation
Resource Management Division

Area Offices

OGC: Contacts

Office of the General Counsel

Department of Defense Education Activity
Office of the General Counsel
4800 Marker Center Drive
Alexandria, VA 22350-1400


  • Ed Daniel, General Counsel
  • Denise Council-Ross, Principal Deputy General Counsel
  • Daryl Witherspoon, Deputy General Counsel, Procurement, Investigations, Labor and Litigation
  • Elizabeth Gossart, Deputy General Counsel, Ethics, Education, and Administrative Law Section
  • Bob Terzian, Associate General Counsel
  • Ellen Wayne, CEDR Program Manager
  • Christine Kopocis, Deputy CEDR Program Manager
  • Christine Choi, Associate General Counsel
  • Kristine Burgos, Associate General Counsel
  • Nurit Anderson, Associate General Counsel
  • Erica Swift, Supervisory Paralegal Specialist
  • Matthew Bresler, Administrative Officer
  • Dayle Ellis, Administrative Officer

DoDEA - Americas

Office of the General Counsel

700 Westpark Drive, 3rd Floor
Peachtree City, GA 30269
Office: (678) 364-6462
Fax: (678) 364-8074

  • Bob Sutemeier, Deputy General Counsel
  • John S. Chamblee, Assistant General Counsel
  • Cheryl Smith, Assistant General Counsel
  • Ryan Wischkaemper, Assistant General Counsel
  • Paula Leonard, Paralegal Specialist
  • Theresa Fogg, Administrative Support Specialist

DoDEA - Europe

Office of the General Counsel

Unit 29649, Box 7000
APO AE 09002
Office: 011-49-611-380-7813
Fax: 011-49-611-380-7225

  • Maxwell G. Selz, Assistant General Counsel
  • Carla Eldred, Assistant General Counsel
  • Richard Kelly, Paralegal Specialist

DoDEA - Pacific, DDESS - Guam

Office of the General Counsel

Unit 35007
APO AP 96376
Office: 011-81-611-744-5880
Fax: 011-81-98-957-4536

  • Jonathan Beyer, Assistant General Counsel
  • Doug Frison, Assistant General Counsel
  • Daniel Shifrin, Paralegal Specialist