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Office of Public Affairs

Office: (703) 358-2220
Fax: (703) 358-2245
5275 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, VA

  • Gavin Shire - Chief, Office of Public Affairs
  • (Management, Daily Operations, Law Enforcement, Budget, Ecological Services outside of Endangered Species Act (ESA))
  • Office: (703) 358-2649
  • Cell: (703) 346-9123
  • Backup: Laury Parramore
  • Laury Parramore - Senior Public Affairs Specialist
  • (Migratory Birds, International Affairs, Monarch butterfly)
    Office: (703) 358-2541
    Cell: (703) 589-6947
  • Vanessa Kauffman - Refuges, Endangered Species Act (ESA) reform, ESA foreign species, Wolf)
    Office: (703) 358-2138
    Cell: (571) 319-6342
  • Christina Meister - Science Application, Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration (WSFR), Fisheries and Aquatic Conservation (FAC), Grants, Non-ESA Ecological Services)
  • email:
  • Office: (703) 358-2284
  • Brian Hires - ESA domestic listings, delistings, critical habitat, etc.; Native American Program; Sage Grouse)
  • email:
  • Office: (703) 358-2191

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