(L–R) Nenad Pejic, Maria “Malule” González, Kelu Chao, Brian Conniff, Libby Liu, John Lansing
(L–R) RFE/RL‘s Nenad Pejic, OCB’s Maria “Malule” González, VOA’s Kelu Chao, MBN’s Brian Conniff, RFA’s Libby Liu, BBG CEO John Lansing.
Who we are

Structure

BBG staff executes Board decisions and provides support

Resource Directorate: (202) 382-7300 Technical Directorate: (202) 382-7300 Information Technology Directorate: (202) 382-7201 Office of the Engineering Director: (202) 382-7300 Operations: (202) 203-4824 Central News: (202) 203-4888 Language Programming Directorate: (202) 203-4527 Office of the VOA Director: (202) 203-4500 Technical Operations: (305) 437-7017 Administration: (305) 437-7025 Broadcast Operations: (305) 437-7001 Office of the OCB Director: (305) 437-7001 Office of Strategic Planning & Performance Measurement: (202) 203-4615 Office of Public Affairs: (202) 203-4400 Office of General Counsel: (202) 203-4550 Office of the Chief Financial Officer: (202) 203-4545 Office of Policy: (202) 203-4532 Office of Performance Review: (202) 203-4800 Office of Marketing and External Liaison: (202) 203-4161 Office of New Media: (202) 203-4515 Office of Printing and Mail Operations: (202) 203-4392 Office of Analysis and Administration: (202) 203-4595 Office of the IBB Director: (202) 203-4515 Office of Civil Rights: (202) 382-7800 Office of Security: (202) 382-7777 Office of Contracts: (202) 382-7838 Office of Human Resources: (202) 382-7500 Radio Free Asia: (202) 530-4900 Radio Free Europe, Radio Liberty: (202) 457-6900 Middle East Broadcasting Networks: (703) 852-9000 BBG Locator Services: (202) 203-4000 Resource Directorate: (202) 382-7300

The BBG staff operates as an extension of the Board to carry out Board decisions and oversight for all of U.S. international broadcasting. It provides the Board with technical, professional, and administrative support as well as strategic guidance and management of selected agency programs.

The BBG oversees the International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB), which provides multimedia broadcast distribution, as well as technical and administrative support to the broadcasting networks. The Agency is made up of the following offices:

  • Office of the Chief Financial Officer: (202) 203-4545
  • Office of General Counsel: (202) 203-4550
  • Office of Public Affairs: (202) 203-4400
  • Office of Strategic Planning and Performance Measurement: (202) 203-4615

The IBB manages a global network of transmitting sites and an extensive system of leased satellite and fiber optic circuits, along with a rapidly growing Internet delivery system servicing all the BBG broadcasters. It is also the administrative and marketing arm of the Agency. The IBB is comprised of the following offices:

  • Office of the Director of the International Broadcasting Bureau: (202) 203-4515
  • Office of Analysis and Administration: (202) 203-4595
  • Office of Printing and Mail Operations: (202) 203-4392
  • Office of Contracts: (202) 382-7838
  • Office of Human Resources: (202) 382-7500
  • Office of Security: (202) 382-7777
  • Office of Civil Rights: (202) 382-2800
  • Office of New Media: (202) 203-4515
  • Office of Marketing and External Liaison: (202) 203-4161
  • Office of Performance Review: (202) 203-4800
  • Office of Policy: (202) 203-4532

The Office of Technology, Services, and Innovation is comprised of the following directorates:

  • Office of the Director of Technology: (202) 382-7300
  • Resource Management Directorate: (202) 382-7300
  • Engineering and Transmission Directorate:(202) 382-7300
  • Information Technology Directorate: (202) 382-7201
  • Technical Directorate: (202) 382-5775

IBB also encompasses the Voice of America and the Office of Cuba Broadcasting, which oversees Radio and TV Martí. 

The Voice of America is comprised of the following directorates:

  • Office of the Director of Voice of America: (202) 203-4500
  • Language Programming: (202) 203-4527
  • Operations: (202) 203-4824
  • Central News: (202) 203-4888

The Office of Cuba Broadcasting directs the operations of Radio and TV Martí and is comprised of the following directorates:

  • Office of the Director of Cuba Broadcasting: (305) 437-7001
  • Broadcast Operations: (305) 437-7001
  • Administration: (305) 437-7025
  • Technical Operations: (305) 437-7017

The following non-profit organizations receive grants from and are overseen by the Board of Governors: