Alan G. Kaufman, Esquire (Bio)
General Counsel
Ft. Meade, Maryland
(301) 222-6813
Thomas Tinti, Esquire
Deputy General Counsel
American Forces Network-Broadcast Center (AFN-BC)
Riverside, California
(951) 413-6742
Dolores Francis, Esquire
Assistant General Counsel
Ft. Meade, Maryland
(301) 222-6302
William Gardiner, Esquire
Legal Counsel, Stars & Stripes
Washington, DC
(202) 761-0900
Dawn Walker
Ethics Program Specialist
Ft. Meade, Maryland
(301) 222-6844
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New Employee: Initial Ethics Orientation 
Employees new to DMA are required to review all Ethics Orientation Briefing material, listed below, and complete the below Certification of Accomplished Ethics Briefing. DMA recommends new employees complete this review within 10 days of joining DMA. Official duty time to review these materials may be used. 5 C.F.R. § 2638.703(a)(3). Additional time may be granted at the discretion of your supervisor.

Ethics Orientation Material for Review

Ethics Resources
  • 14 General Principles
  • Selected Criminal Conflict of Interest Provisions (pdf)
  • Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch (pdf)
  • Gifts from Outside Sources, June 1998 (pdf)
  • Gifts between Employees, June 1998 (pdf)

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