Last Updated: September 22, 2016

Executive Office

  • Frederick Kempe, President and CEO
  • Damon M. Wilson, Executive Vice President
  • Adwoa Jones, Chief Talent Officer 
  • Drew Dickson, Chief of Staff
  • Marie Foster, Executive Assistant to the President and CEO
  • Megan Poole, Assistant Director, Future Europe Initiative; Special Assistant to the Executive Vice President for Programs and Strategy
  • Maksymilian Czuperski, Strategic Communications Advisor Europe and Special Assistant to the President
  • Joshua Hochman, Intern

Office of External Relations

  • David Ensor, Executive Vice President 
  • Randy Bell, Director, Business Development & New Ventures
  • Gina E. Wood, Director, Foundation and Institutional Giving 
  • Kristi Pappalardo, Deputy Director, Corporate Relations & Awards Dinners
  • Colleen D'Orazio, Deputy Director, Development Operations
  • Jodi Katherine Kiely, Associate Director, Foundation and Institutional Giving
  • Kayvan Chinichian, Associate Director, Individual Membership
  • Susan Cruden, Associate Director, Corporate Relations
  • Vicente Garcia, Associate Director
  • Iveta Kruma, Associate Director and Coordinator, Energy and Economic Summit
  • Vriddhi Sujan, Associate Director, Board Relations and Business Development
  • Farida Gadzhimirzaeva, Assistant Director, Development
  • Reed Blakemore, Assistant Director, Development & New Ventures
  • Madalene Smith-Huemer, Assistant Director, Stewardship and Campaigns
  • Jonathan Gass, Development Assistant


  • Madeleine Levey Lambert, Acting Communications Director
  • Ashish Kumar Sen, Deputy Editorial Director
  • Susan Cavan, Editor
  • Arego Mitchell, Web Content Administrator
  • Victoria Langton, Digital Communications Assistant
  • Nicole Hobbs, Assistant Director, Media Relations
  • Romain Warnault, Assistant Director, Publications 
  • TK Spandhla, Web Assistant


  • Julie Varghese, Director
  • Morgann McSwain, Deputy Director
  • Laura Macedo, Associate Director
  • Katharine Sagar, Assistant Director
  • Paul Paliga, Assistant Director, Production
  • Deshawn Dunmore, Facilities Assistant

Office of Finance and Operations

  • Andrew Golub, Chief Financial Officer 
  • Natasha Hadijski, Controller
  • Jerri McCrave, Finance and Grants Manager
  • Eileen Webb-Braxton, Office Administrator
  • Tiffany Woods, Human Resources Generalist
  • Eric Heng, Staff Accountant
  • Tiffanie Woods, Human Resources Specialist
  • Victoria Wynn, Accounting Assistant
  • Aziza Quadry, Human Resources Assistant
  • Bai O'Donnell, Front Desk Concierge

Africa Center


Global Energy Center


Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center

  • John E. Herbst, Director
  • Defne Arslan, Director, Energy & Economic Summit, Atlantic Council Representative for Turkey
  • Alina Polyakova, Deputy Director
  • Pinar Dost-Niyego, Associate Director, Atlantic Council Turkey Office, and Energy & Economic Summit
  • Melinda Haring, Editor, UkraineAlert
  • Geysha Gonzalez, Assistant Director
  • Mikaila Altenbern, Communications Coordinator 
  • Madison Freeman, Project Assistant, Energy and Economic Summit


Global Business and Economics Program

  • Andrea Montanino, Director
  • Chris Brummer, C. Boyden Gray Fellow on Global Finance and Growth
  • Marie Kasperek, Assistant Director
  • Ole Moehr, Program Assistant


Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security


Cyber Statecraft Initiative


Emerging Defense Challenges Initiative

  • Steven Grundman, M.A. and George Lund Fellow for Emerging Defense Challenges
  • James Hasik, Nonresident Senior Fellow for Defense
  • Taj Moore, Intern

Middle East Peace and Security Initiative

  • Bilal Y. Saab, Director
  • Salam Fayyad, Distinguished Statesman
  • Owen Daniels, Program Assistant
  • Katherine Wolff, Program Assistant
  • Clementine Starling, Intern


Strategic Foresight Initiative

  • Mathew J. Burrows, Director, Strategic Foresight Initiative
  • Samuel Klein, Program Assistant
  • Alex Paul, Project Assistant


Transatlantic Security Initiative

  • Magnus Nordenman, Director, Transatlantic Security Initiative
  • Robbie Gramer, Associate Director
  • Lauren Speranza, Program Assistant
  • Marija Vaicekauskaitė, Intern


Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center

  • Peter Schechter, Director
  • Jason Marczak, Director, Latin America Economic Growth Initiative 
  • Andrea Murta, Associate Director
  • Thomas Corrigan, Senior Research Assistant and Communications Coordinator
  • Rachel DeLevie-Orey, Assistant Director
  • Maria Fernanda Perez Arguello, Program Assistant 
  • Andrea Saldarriaga Jimenez, Program Assistant
  • Roberta Braga, Program Assistant
  • Juan Felipe Celia, Project Assistant


Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East

  • Frederic C. Hof, Director
  • Mirette F. Mabrouk, Deputy Director and Director of Research & Programs
  • Stephen Grand, Executive Director, Middle East Strategy Task Force
  • Jessica Ashooh, Deputy Director, Middle East Strategy Task Force
  • Nancy Messieh, Associate Director and Editor of MENASource
  • Tuqa Nusairat, Associate Director, Programs
  • Stefanie Hausheer Ali, Associate Director, Programs
  • Hossam Abouzahr, Associate Director and Editor of SyriaSource
  • Andrea Taylor, Associate Director 
  • Mohamed Elgohari, Assistant Director
  • Elissa Miller, Program Assistant
  • Kari Frentzel, Intern


South Asia Center


Future Europe Initiative

  • Frances G. Burwell, Vice President, European Union and Special Initiatives
  • Michał Kobosko, Director, Wrocław Global Forum
  • Simona Kordosova, Deputy Director for Business Development, Europe Programs and Campaign Manager, Future Europe Initiative
  • Jorn Fleck, Associate Director
  • Sarah Bedenbaugh, Associate Director, European Union and Special Initiatives
  • Maksymilian Czuperski, Strategic Communications Advisor Europe and Special Assistant to the President
  • Megan Poole, Assistant Director, Future Europe Initiative; Special Assistant to the Executive Vice President for Programs and Strategy
  • Susan Haigh, Program Assistant
  • Joanna Nalewajek, Assistant to the Director, Wroclaw Global Forum
  • Nicholas Yap, Program Assistant, Digital Forensic Research Lab
  • Joseph Biegun, Intern



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