The Director of Strategy, Plans, and Policy (G-35) is the G-3's executive
agent for FA48. Located in Crystal City, Virginia, the Foreign Area Officer
Proponent Office is within the Strategic Leadership Division (SSF) of
G-35. The Proponent Office is responsible for establishing policy guidance
and FAO career field development as well as establishing specific programs
focused on the accession, training, education, distribution, utilization,
deployment, and separation of FAOs.