The Global Strategies and Negotiation Division serves as the organization within the Commission responsible for all intergovernmental leadership, negotiation, and representational functions. As such, the Division oversees the Commission's global participation in:

  1. International organizations and multilateral conferences such as the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), including World Radiocommunication Conferences, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), and other United Nations agencies and meetings;

    The Global Symposium for Regulators
    (Tom Sullivan, Unutoa Auelua-Fonoti,
    and Roxanne McElvane Webber)
    Photo 3 from ITU PP14, credit: ITU/C. Montesano Casillas
    Leading ITU Deliberations

    Regulatory bilateral Argentina

    Tracey Weisler US Delegation OECD
  2. Regional organizations, such as the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum (APEC), the Inter-American Telecommunications Commission of the Organization of American States(CITEL), the South African Development Community (SADC); as well as,
  3. Cross-border radiofrequency negotiations with Canada, Mexico and Caribbean. The Division also provides technical coordination with other countries to comply with international agreements and assists with the resolution of international radiofrequency interference, in part by processing applications for International Broadcast Stations and 325(c) authorizations.

In addition, the Division oversees official bilateral meetings with other countries, as well as visits to the Commission by foreign regulators, organizations, and other government officials. The Division is responsible for performing economic and policy analyses for the Office of International Affairs concerning foreign countries, international communications markets and services. Further, it also conducts research and studies concerning international regulatory trends and their implications for U.S. policy.

Fax: +1 202 418 0398

Front Office

David Hu, Acting Chief
Roxanne McElvane Webber, Deputy Chief
Larry Olson, Assistant Chief, Engineering
Brandon Moss, Assistant Chief, Legal
Janice Shields, Director International Visitor Program


Cross Border, Negotiations & Treaty Compliance Branch, James McLuckie,Chief
International Radiocommuncation Branch, Dante Ibarra, Chief
Multilateral & Regional Affairs Branch, Alicia Tambe, Chief

Name Telephone E-mail
Cutts, Barbara 202-418-1116
Hu, David 202-418-7120
McElvane Webber, Roxanne 202-418-1489
Molock, Diarra 202-418-1000
Moss, Brandon 202-418-2213
Olson, Larry W. 202-418-2142
Shields, Janice 202-418-2153
Bell, Louis 202-418-1641
Prebble, Shawna 202-418-0740
Grizzle, John 202-418-2727
Lagerwerff, Charlene 202-418-1349
Lim, Jae 202-418-2899
McLuckie, James 202-418-2149
Nguyen, Kim 202-418-2728
Baker, Gregory 202-418-0611
Grodsky, Eric 202-418-0563
Ibarra, Dante 202-418-0610
Yang, Allen K. 202-418-0738
Multilateral & Regional Affairs Branch
Brown, Tyronda 202-418-0721
Balbuena-Serrano, Carola 202-418-0491
Mellinger, Katie 202-418-7053
Tambe, Alicia 202-418-1000
Weisler, Tracy 202-418-0744