Amb. Ronald Neumann — President, American Academy of Diplomacy
Amb. Thomas Boyatt — Project Chairman
Amb. Ronald Neumann and Thomas Boyatt, both with the American Academy of Diplomacy, join In Depth to provide a detailed look at cultivating, hiring and retaining a strong foreign service corps — in a time of dangerous assignments and tight budgets.
Partnerships with other countries are valuable to the Defense Department. But the Pentagon is having trouble keeping track of what it supplies to its partners, according to a new report from the Government Accountability Office.
Charles Johnson, director of International Affairs and Trade issues at GAO, joins In Depth to discuss the “information gaps” faced by the Defense Security Cooperation Agency.
Linda Springer, executive director of the Government and Public Sector of Ernst and Young, joins In Depth to discuss this year’s survey results. Springer is the former director of the Office of Personnel Management and a former controller of the Office of Management and Budget.
Francis Rose is the host of In Depth, which airs weekdays from 4-7 p.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, DC metro area and online everywhere. Francis has covered all three branches of the federal government as a broadcast journalist since 1998. He joined Federal News Radio in 2006 as the producer and news anchor of the station’s morning drive program, the Federal Drive. He launched In Depth in 2008 as a daily show focused on connecting federal executives to the information they need to do their jobs better.