PERSPECTIVES ~ Former Assist. Sec. of State for African Affairs Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield
On behalf of the World Affairs Council of Orange County, Ari interviews Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield. Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield is the former Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs and former Ambassador to Liberia. Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield served as U.S. Ambassador to Liberia (2008 – 2012) and held postings in Switzerland (at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations), Pakistan, Kenya, The Gambia, Nigeria, and Jamaica. Her Washington postings include the Bureau of African Affairs, where she served as Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, and the Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration, where she served as Deputy Assistant Secretary. Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield is currently the SVP of the Africa Practice at Albright Stonebridge Group.