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  • Marcia S. Bernicat
    Bernicat, Marcia S. Director General of The Foreign Service and Director of Global Talent Bureau of Global Talent Management
  • Berry, Ruth Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for International Information and Communications Policy Bureau of Cyberspace and Digital Policy
  • Betts, Timothy Alan Acting Coordinator for Counterterrorism and Acting Special Envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS Bureau of Counterterrorism
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    Biden, Joe President of the United States
  • Namita Biggins
    Biggins, Namita Spanish Language Spokesperson Office of International Media Engagement
  • Bitter, Rena Assistant Secretary Bureau of Consular Affairs
  • Blanchard, Dr. Emily Chief Economist Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment
  • Blersch, Donald J. Senior Coordinator of the Diplomatic Security Service for Security Infrastructure Bureau of Diplomatic Security
  • Blinken, Antony J. Secretary of State
  • Bonine, David Deputy Assistant Secretary for Senate Affairs Bureau of Legislative Affairs

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