Rural Utilities Service Contacts

Administrator's Office
Call: (202)720-9540
Address: USDA Rural Development
Rural Utilities Service
STOP 1510, Rm 4121-S
1400 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20250-1510

Staff:

Chris McLean, Acting Administrator - (202) 720-9540
Anne Mayberry,  Management Analyst - (202) 690-1756
Shawanda Dennis, Administrative Specialist - (202) 720-9540

Electric Programs
Address: USDA Rural Development
Rural Utilities Service
STOP 1560, Rm 4121-S
1400 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20250-1560

Staff:

Christopher A. McLean, Assistant Administrator - (202) 720-9545
Jim Elliott, Director of Operations - (202) 720-9546
Jonathan P. Claffey, Senior Policy Advisor – (202) 720-9545

Amy McWilliams, Program Advisor - (202) 205-8663
John Pavek, Senior Advisor to the Assistant Administrator Electric – (202) 720-2078
Catherine Early,  Office Assistant/Scheduler – (202) 720-9545

Staff:

Office of Loan Origination and Approval (OLOA)
Office of Portfolio Management and Risk Assessment (OPMRA)
Office of Customer Service and Technical Assistance (OCSTA) 
Electric General Field Representatives

Telecommunications Program
Address: USDA Rural Development
Rural Utilities Service
STOP 1590, Rm 4121-S
1400 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20250-1590

Staff:

Laurel Leverrier,  Assistant Administrator - (202) 720-9556
Shawn Arner, Deputy Assistant Administrator -(202) 720-9556
Kimberly Armstead, Administrative Assistant - (202) 720-9556

Telecom Staff
Telecom General Field Representatives

Water and Environmental Programs
Address: USDA Rural Development
Rural Utilities Service
STOP 1548, Rm 4121-S
1400 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20250-1548

Staff:

Scott Barringer, Acting Assistant Administrator - (202) 692-0308
Hal Nielson, Deputy Assistant Administrator - (202) 720-9643
 Diane Crean, Administrative Management Specialist - (202) 692-0308


WEP National Staff
WEP Engineers 
WEP Program Directors