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The Office of Congressional Affairs serves as the single point of contact within CBP for all communications between CBP and Congress. OCA is committed to addressing all questions and concerns related to CBP’s complex mission.

Stephanie Talton, Deputy Assistant Commissioner


  • Border, Air & Marine Operations - Mike Robinson
  • Budget and Appropriations - Cursten Knott
  • Field Operations & Intelligence - Dane Norman (A)
  • Management and Communications - Robert Andrews
  • Operations Support / Enterprise Services - (Vacant)
  • Trade Policy & Agriculture - Patrick Schmidt (A)

116th Congress Toolkit

The Office of Congressional Affairs is committed to keeping Congress informed about CBP’s complex policies, programs, and operations. To assist in that endeavor, we have developed a special resource for the 116th Congress, which provides quick access to valuable information about CBP.


Last modified: 
October 1, 2020