One of the most important functions of the medical director, of course, is to oversee the functioning of our central office. In the last five years, significant improvements have been made in our ability to carry out budgeting, financial planning, and financial management. Dr. Mirin reorganized APA’s management of its endowment, bringing in professional managers and diversifying our portfolio. We seem finally to be on the right track with regard to implementing a modern information management system, which should unravel many of the complexities that have crept into membership processing, billing, and other areas. With APA’s lease expiring for half of our space in the current APA headquarters, Steve Mirin found the site in Rosslyn to which we will soon move, at a savings of roughly $800,000 a year.