Mrs. Giovanna Zanelli
Deputy Chief of Mission
Telephone: (202) 261-0270
Telephone: (202) 833-9860 Extension 204
Among the responsibilities of the Deputy Chief of Mission are:
Coordination of the Embassy’s functions under the Foreign Affairs Ministry’s guidance.
Supervision of the political, economic and cultural information generated by the Embassy.
Contact with U.S. Governmental authorities, U.S. Congress, Non-Governmental Organizations, academia, and other institutions.
In charge of the Embassy during the Ambassador’s absence and represents the Ambassador by delegation.
Administration of the Embassy’s budget.