Office of Government Information Services (OGIS)

Second Annual Open Meeting Agenda

Second Annual Open Meeting of the

Office of Government Information Services (OGIS)


Friday, May 18, 2018

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

  9:45 a.m. Doors Open to the Public
  10:00 a.m. Welcome
  • Deputy Archivist of the United States Debra Wall
  10:05 a.m. Overview of OGIS Reviews and Reports: Fiscal Year 2017
  • OGIS Director Alina M. Semo
  10:30 a.m. Recommendations from the 2016-2018 FOIA Advisory Committee
  • Sarah Kotler, Director of FOIA Division, Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
  • Sean Moulton,  Open Government Program Manager, Project On Government Oversight
  • Logan Perel, Attorney Advisor, Office of the Chief Counsel, Foreign Assets Control, Department of the Treasury
  • Thomas Susman,  Director of the Governmental Affairs Office, American Bar Association
  • Alina Semo, Chair, FOIA Advisory Committee, Moderator
  11:30 a.m. Public Comment
  • Please line up at the microphones on the stairs on either side of the theater to submit oral statements; identify yourself and your organization affiliation, if any, before providing your oral statement. Submit written comments to