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Nancy Donaldson
UNA-NCA Advisory Council Co-Chair
Former Director
International Labour Organization - Washington Office

Ted Piccone

UNA-NCA Advisory Council Co-Chair
Chief Engagement Officer
World Justice Project

Dr. Diane Adams
Founding and Emeritus Chair 
APHA Section for Health Informatics Information Technology
Former Commission Corps Veteran
Office of the Surgeon General, US Public Health Service

Robert Berg
Former Chair
Alliance for Peacebuilding
Board Member, World Academy of Art and Science

Harry Blaney
Senior Fellow
Center for International Policy

Executive Director and CEO
NAFSA: Association of International Educators
Former Assistant Secretary of State
International Organization Affairs

Nicholas Burnett
Board Chair
UNESCO International Institute for Educational Planning

Kathy Bushkin Calvin
Past President & CEO
United Nations Foundation

Lindsay Coates 
Managing Director
The Ultra Poor Graduation Initiative, BRAC, Washington Office
Former President
InterAction

Esther Coopersmith
Public Diplomacy Leader
Former Goodwill Ambassador
UNESCO for UN Secretary General

Robert Craft, Jr.
Senior Counsel, Retired
Sullivan and Cromwell, LLP

Sarah Craven
Chief
Washington Office, UNFPA

President
CFCO International
Former President and CEO
World Affairs Council

Susan Cutri
Executive Director 
U.S. National Committee for UN Women 

Charles Dambach
Past President
Alliance for Peacebuilding
Past President
National Peace Corps Association

William Davis
Senior Advisor
Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
Washington Office
Former Executive Director
UN Information Center, Washington D.C.

Sarah Degnan Kambou 
President
International Center of  Research on Women (ICRW)

Vivian Lowery Derryck
Founder and President Emerita
The Bridges Institute
Former Assistant Administrator
USAID Bureau for Africa

David Devlin-Foltz
Director
Advocacy Planning and Evaluation Program, The Aspen Institute

Cinnamon Dornsife
Associate Practitioner-in-Residence and Senior Advisor of Internaitonal Development
Senior Fellow, The Foreign Policy Institute
School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University

Judith Edstrom 
Independent Consultant 
Social Development & Governance 

Marina Fanning
International Management Consultant
Former Executive Vice President
Management Systems International

Edie Fraser
CEO
STEMConnector.org
Former Chairman
World Affairs Council

Louis Goodman
Professor and Past Dean
School of International Service, American University

Managing Director
Peacebuilding and Conflict Transformation Portfolio
Manager
Humanity United, Washington Office
Former President and CEO
Alliance for Peacebuilding 

Roger Griffis
Climate Coordinator
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries Service

Mel Hardy
Arts and Education Social Entrepreneur

 

Carrie Hessler-Radelet
President and CEO
Project Concern International
Former Director
U.S. Peace Corps

 Beverly Kirk 

Director, Ideas Lab
Center for Strategic and International Studies

Charito Kruvant 
Co-Founder and CEO
Creative Associates International

Raj Kumar
President and Editor-in-Chief
Devex

Ambassador Mark P. Lagon
Chief Policy Officer, Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria 
Centennial Fellow and Distinguished Senior Scholar, Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University 

Asma Lateef
Director
Bread for the World Institute


Ambassador Sarah Mendelson
Professor of Public Policy and Head of Heinz College, Carnegie Mellon University
Former US Representative to the Economic and Social Council at the United Nations 

Wandra Mitchell
Attorney and Principal
Wellington International

Amb. George Moose
Adjunct Professor
The Elliott School of International Affairs, The George Washington University
Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors
U.S. Institute of Peace

Constance Morella
Ambassador in Residence
Department of Government, American University
Former Congressional Representative from Maryland and U.S. Ambassador OECD

Paul O'Brien
Vice President of Policy and Advocacy
Oxfam America

Nora O'Connell
Associate Vice President, Public Policy and Advocacy
Save the Children USA

Dr. Diana Ohlbaum

Senior Strategist and Legislative Director of Foreign Policy
Friends Committee on National Legislation

Ambassador Susan Page
Former Ambassador 
US Embassy in South Sudan
Former Secretary-General’s Deputy Special Representative
United Nations Secretary General (DSRSG), Haiti
UN Assistant Secretary General and Special Adviser for Rule of Law Global Focal 
UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations, NY

Dr. Charles O Pannenborg
Public Health Expert
UNHCR and WHO
Former Chief Health Advisor and Director
World Bank

Ambassador (Ret) B. Lynn Pascoe
Former UN Undersecretary General for Political Affairs 

Elisabeth Philippe
Senior Manager Community and Media Relations
Marketing, Global Affairs
United Nations Federal Credit Union 

Katherine Raphaelson
President and CEO
Society for International Development - Washington 

Robert Schott
President
Air Schott Corporation

Robert Skinner
Executive Director
United Nations Office for Partnerships

Mary Oakes Smith
President, Iraqi Women's Fellowship Foundation
The Wilson Center

Anne L. Howard Tristani 
President
Howard-Tristani International Consulting
Former Vice-Chancellor for International, Federal & Corporate Affairs
Universidad del Este, Ana G. Mendez University System


Frank Vogl
President
Vogl Communication, Inc.
Cofounder and Advisory Council Member
Transparency International

Board Chair

Partnership for Transparency Fund (PTF)


Kimberly Weichel
Former UNA-NCA Advisory Council Chair
CEO
Weichel & Associates
Past President 
UNA San Francisco Chapter 

Professor of International Education & International Affairs
UNESCO Chair

The George Washington University

Sam Worthington
CEO
InterAction