Abigail Rupp Deputy, Visa Office, Post Liaison Division U.S. Department of State Ms. Rupp entered the Foreign Service in March 1997. She has served overseas in Chisinau, Moldova (Consular/Commercial Officer, 1998-1999); Accra, Ghana (Political Officer/Immigrant Visa Chief, 1999-2001); and St. Petersburg, Russia (2002-2004, Political/Economic Officer). She then taught at the Foreign Service Institute from 2004-2006. She holds a B.S. in Foreign Service from Georgetown University. She is married to Christopher Misciagno, a Diplomatic Security Special Agent. David Fife BA, 2004: Emory University, Atlanta, GA, history & political science MA, 2006: McGill University, Montreal, Canada, comparative politics. David has worked for State for 3 years, 2 as a passport officer in Boston and a year now as an American Citizens Services officer here in DC, covering the interior of Mexico (including US Embassy Mexico City, the US Consulates in Monterrey, Guadalajara, Hermosillo & Merida, and the consular agencies in Cancun, Cozumel, Playa del Carmen, San Luis Potosi, Puerto Vallarta, Mazatlan, Ixtapa, Acapulco, Oaxaca, and San Miguel de Allende). In his current position, he deals with kidnappings, arrests, deaths, missing persons, runaways, citizenship/passport issues, and other myriad things that happen to Americans travelling to or living in Mexico.