OFFICERS

  • Carl Gershman

    President of the National Endowment for Democracy

    Carl Gershman is President of the National Endowment for Democracy, a private, congressionally...

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  • ANDREW H. CARD, JR. (Chairman)

    Andrew H. Card, Jr. served as President of Franklin Pierce University with its anchor campus in Rindge,...

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  • David E. Skaggs (VICE CHAIRMAN)

    Office of Congressional Ethics and Dentons US LLP

    David Skaggs holds positions as Co-Chair of the Board of the Office of Congressional Ethics and a Senior...

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  • Marilyn Carlson Nelson (Secretary)

    Carlson Holdings, Inc.

    Marilyn Carlson Nelson is Co-CEO and former chairman of Carlson Holdings, Inc., one of the largest...

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  • Ambassador Robert H. Tuttle (Treasurer)

    Robert Holmes Tuttle served as U.S. Ambassador to the Court of St. James's from...

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Board of Directors

  • The Honorable ELLIOTT ABRAMS

    Council on Foreign Relations

    Elliott Abrams is senior fellow for Middle Eastern Studies at the Council on Foreign...

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  • Anne Applebaum

    Institute of Global Affairs London School of Economics

    Anne Applebaum is a columnist for the Washington Post. She is a visiting professor at the London School...

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  • The Honorable Karen Bass

    United States House of Representatives

    Congressmember Karen Bass was re-elected to her second term representing the newly drawn 37th Congressional...

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  • James Boland

    Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers (BAC)

    James Boland became President of the Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers (BAC) in...

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  • Ambassador William J. Burns

    Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

    William J. Burns is president of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace,...

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  • MARLENE COLUCCI

    The Business Council

    Marlene Colucci is the Executive Director of The Business Council, an elite group...

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  • Ambassador Eileen Donahoe

    Global Digital Policy Incubator at Stanford University’s Center for Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law

    Eileen Donahoe is Executive Director of the Global Digital Policy Incubator at Stanford University’s...

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  • Dr. Michele Dunne

    Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

    Michele Dunne is a Director of Carnegie’s Middle East Program, where her research...

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  • Ambassador Daniel Fried

    Future Europe Initiative & Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center Atlantic Council

    In the course of his forty-year Foreign Service career, Ambassador Fried played a key role in designing...

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  • Dr. Francis Fukuyama

    Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Stanford University

    Francis Fukuyama is Olivier Nomellini Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute...

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  • Barry Jackson

    Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP, The Lindsey Group LLC

    Barry Jackson served as Chief of Staff for Speaker Boehner from 2010 to June 2012. Jackson served...

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  • Jayne M. Kurzman, Esq.

    Davidson, Dawson & Clark, LLP

    Jayne M. Kurzman graduated from Vassar College magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, in...

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  • The Honorable Mel Martinez

    Southeast United States and Latin America at JPMorgan Chase

    Having arrived in the United States at the height of the Cold War from Cuba at age 15, Mel rose to...

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  • Prof. Andrew J. Nathan

    Columbia University

    Andrew J. Nathan is Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science at Columbia University. ...

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  • Ambassador Victoria Nuland

    Center for a New American Security

    Ambassador Victoria Nuland is Chief Executive Officer at the Center for a New American Security.  She...

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  • Dayton Ogden

    Succession Advisory Services

    Dayton Ogden is the global leader of Spencer Stuart’s CEO Succession...

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  • Fred Redmond

    United Steelworkers

    Elected by acclamation in 2005, Fred Redmond took office as the USW's International Vice President...

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  • The Honorable Peter Roskam

    United States House of Representatives

    Chicagoland native Peter Roskam is in his fifth term in the United States House of...

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  • Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield

    Albright Stonebridge Group

    Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield is a Senior Counselor at ASG, where she draws...

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  • Ambassador Rich Verma

    The Asia Group

    Ambassador Richard Verma is Vice Chairman and Partner at The Asia Group, where he leads the firm’s...

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  • Ambassador Melanne Verveer

    Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security

    Ambassador Verveer most recently served as the first US Ambassador for Global women’s...

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  • George Weigel

    Ethics and Public Policy Center

    George Weigel, Distinguished Senior Fellow of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, is a Catholic theologian...

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