Procedures during COVID-19

The Personnel Appeals Board (PAB) and PAB Office of General Counsel (PAB/OGC) are teleworking until further notice. Please follow the procedures listed below and note that paper filing is neither being required nor accepted at this time. Any additional updates will be posted on this page. 

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  • Submit Petitions and all other filings via email to
  • Additionally, leave a voicemail message at (202) 512-6137 to alert the PAB that a filing has been sent. 


  • File documents, including Charge forms, via email to
  • Any questions can be directed to the PAB/OGC at (202) 512-7507.

PAB News:

  • The Board thanks Rosa M. Koppel for her service on the Board between 2017 and 2022.
  • Senior Trial Attorney Brian Nuterangelo has been selected as the General Counsel of the Personnel Appeals Board.
  • Effective October 13, 2022, the Chair of the Board is Julie A. Clark and Vice Chair is Barbara S. Fredericks.
  • The Study on Disability & Reasonable Accommodation in the GAO Workforce has been published and is available here.
  • Suggestions for future Oversight studies are always welcome. Please submit suggestions to: