In an effort to promote voluntary compliance with the law, the Information Division provides technical assistance to candidates, committees and others involved in elections through the Internet, email, letters, phone conversations, publications and conferences. Responding to phone and written inquiries, members of the staff provide information on the statute, FEC regulations, advisory opinions and court cases. Staff also lead workshops on the law and produce guides, pamphlets, online presentations and videos on how to comply with the law. Located on the twelth floor, the division is open to the public. Please consult our Information & Assistance handout for an overview of the services we provide.
Greg J. Scott, Assistant Staff Director
Greg Scott has been the Assistant Staff Director for the FEC's Information Division since 2001. Prior to that, he held several other positions within the division, including Senior Communications Specialist and Deputy Assistant Staff Director. Throughout his FEC career Mr. Scott has embraced technology as a means to improve customer service, while reducing costs. He has also championed the use of plain language in agency communications, and currently heads the FEC's Plain Writing Act compliance team. An Indiana native, Mr. Scott received his B.A. in journalism and political science from Indiana University-Bloomington. He joined the FEC staff in 1990.
- Assistant Staff Director-Information, Greg Scott
- Special Assistant to the ASD, Marie Dixon
- Deputy Assistant Staff Director-Outreach, Elizabeth Kurland
- Deputy Assistant Staff Director-Publications, George Smaragdis
- Senior Communications Specialist, Katherine Carothers
- Senior Communications Specialist, Paul Stoetzer
- Multimedia Specialist, James Jones
- Communications Specialists
- Isaac Baker
- Zainab Smith
- Christopher Berg
- David Garr
- Mary Ann Baker
- Don Michael
- Maureen Benitz
- Administrative Clerk, Le'Juan Dean
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