Retirees, Surviving Spouses and Members in Transition


AFSA's Federal Benefits Series presents Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts with Jonathan Kinney and Lauren Keenan Rote of Bean, Kinney, and Korman P.C. September 23, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Open to AFSA Members only.

AFSA Governing Board (2013-2015)

Retiree Vice President

Retiree Representatives

Contact Information

Todd Thurwachter
Retiree Counselor
Monday/Wednesday/Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
(202) 338-4045, ext. 509,

Matthew Sumrak
Retiree Counselor and Legislative Assistant
Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
(202) 338-4045, ext. 718,

AFSA Newsletter

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AFSA Retiree VP Columns

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Foreign Service Medallions

Retiree Activities and Public Outreach

How to Join

If you recently retired and did not fill out a form to change from active-duty to retiree membership, you can download the necessary forms by clicking here. If you choose not to apply online, please mail the completed membership and automatic annuity deduction forms to AFSA at 2101 E Street, NW, Washington, DC 20037, or fax them to (202) 338-6820.