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Kimberly Weichel
UNA-NCA Advisory Council Chair
CEO
Peace X Peace

Michael Barnes

Senior Fellow

Center for International Policy
Former Congressional Representative from Maryland

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

Ambassador David Birenbaum (ret.)
Of Counsel, Securities Enforcement and Regulation
Fried Frank, LLP

Harry Blaney
Senior Fellow
Center for International Policy

Kathy Bonk
President
Communications Consortium Media Center

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
President and 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
President and CEO
The Bridges Institute
Former Assistant Administrator
USAID Bureau for Africa

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

Nancy Donaldson
International Consultant
Former Director of Washington Office
International Labor Organization

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 



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

Andrew Jacobson
Financial Advisor
Wells Fargo

Emilia Jones 
Attorney and International Legal Consultant
Washington, DC and Nigeria

Re. Xavier Justice
Ordained Minister
Board Certified Counselor and Treatment Specialist

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

James Leonard
Former U.S. Deputy Ambassador to the United Nations
Former President
UN Association of USA

Bruce McNamer
President and CEO 
Greater Washington Community Foundation

Wandra Mitchell
Attorney and Principal
Wellington International

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

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

Joan Parker

President and CEO
Counterpart International

Theodore Piccone
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy
The Brookings Institution

Katherine Raphaelson
President and CEO
Society for International Development - Washington 

Robert Schott
President
Air Schott Corporation

Asif Shaikh
President and CEO
PaxTerra

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 
Consultant 
International Education, Government and Public Affairs

Beth Tritter
Executive Director
Primary Health Care Performance Initiative
Former Vice President

Millenium Challenge Corporation

Mark Viso
President and CEO
PACT

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

Professor of International Education & International Affairs
UNESCO Chair
The George Washington University

Sam Worthington
CEO
InterAction