Zalmay Khalilzad, President
Amb. Khalilzad sits on the boards of the National Endowment for Democracy, America Abroad Media, the RAND Corporation’s Middle East Studies Center, the American University of Iraq in Suleymania, and the American University of Afghanistan. He is also a counselor at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
He maintains close ties with high-level leadership throughout the Middle East and Central Asia, and is regularly called upon to provide strategic advice to numerous heads of state. He appears frequently on US and foreign media outlets to share his foreign policy expertise.
Amb. Khalilzad earned his B.A. and M.A. degrees from the American University of Beirut, as well as a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago.
Adam Tiffen, Senior Director
Omar Al-Nidawi, Director for Iraq
Benar Azez, Senior Associate & Regional Director
Jordan Gann, Executive Assistant
Adi Paliti, Accounting Manager
Dr. Bernard Kouchner
Maj. Gen. David L. Grange