The Open Government Directive, issued by the Office of Management
and Budget in 2009, directed all executive branch departments and agencies to take
specific actions to achieve transparency, including the publication of information
The Udall Foundation embraces the values of transparency, participation, and collaboration
as it works to implement its mission. In addition to the data on this page, information
about the Udall Foundation’s work is available throughout the website.
Freedom of Information Act
The Freedom of Information Act
(FOIA) encourages Government accountability through transparency. It provides that
any person has a right to obtain access to federal agency records, except to the
extent that such records (or portions of them) are protected from public disclosure
by one of nine exemptions or by one of three special law enforcement record exclusions.
The Udall Foundation’s FOIA regulations can be found on our
FOIA page, where you can submit a request for documents under FOIA.
The Inspector General at the U.S. Department of the Interior is assigned to the
Foundation to provide independent oversight of the Udall Foundation’s
operations by performing audits, investigations, evaluations,
inspections, and other
Provide feedback or report waste, fraud, and abuse
Stephanie Zimmt-Mack, General Counsel.