American Board of Directors

Ambassador R Nicholas BURNS (retired).







Mr Peter BASS.


  • The Honorable David Aaron
    Formerly Deputy National Security Advisor and Senior Fellow, RAND.
  • James Arroyo OBE
    Director, The Ditchley Foundation
  • Mr Peter Bass
    Chairman & CEO, and Chairman & CEO, Quberu
  • Mr John Bellinger III
    Partner and Co-chair, Global Law & Public Policy, Arnold & Porter LLP
  • The Honorable Stephen E Biegun
    Formerly Deputy Secretary of State 2019-2021
  • Ambassador (ret.) Nicholas Burns
    Goodman Family Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Relations, Harvard Kennedy School
  • The Honorable Joseph A Califano, Jr.
    Founder and Chair Emeritus, The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University.
  • Ms. Heather A. Conley
    Senior Vice President for Europe, Eurasia and the Arctic and Director of the Europe, Russia, and Eurasia Program at Center for Strategic and International Studies
  • Mr Robert Conway
    Senior Director, Goldman Sachs.
  • Mr Edward Cox
    Chairman, The New York Republican State Committee.
  • Dr Jeremy Fielding
    Co-Chief Executive Officer of Kekst CNC
  • Mr Francis Finlay, CMG, OBE
    Chairman Emeritus, EastWest Institute.
  • Ambassador Anthony Gardner
    Senior Adviser, Brunswick Group
  • Mr James F Hoge, Jr.
    Senior Advisor, Teneo Intelligence. Formerly Chair, Human Rights Watch.
  • Sir John Holmes, GCVO, KBE, CMG
    Chairman, The Electoral Commission. Formerly Director, The Ditchley Foundation.
  • Professor A.E. Dick Howard
    White Burkett Miller Professor of Law and Public Affairs, University of Virginia School of Law.
  • Mr Reuben Jeffery III
    Non-Executive Chairman, Riverstone Credit
  • Ambassador Kenneth I. Juster
    Former U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of India
  • Mr Robert G Kaiser
    Former Managing Editor, The Washington Post.
  • Mr Cary A. Koplin
    Managing Director, Neuberger Berman LLC
  • Ambassador Philip Lader
    Partner, Nelson Mullins. Formerly US Ambassador to the Court of St James's.
  • Ms Anja Manuel
    Principal, Rice Hadley Gates, LLC.
  • The Honorable Donald F McHenry
    Distinguished Emeritus Professor in Practice of Diplomacy, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University.
  • Ms Jami Miscik
    CEO and Vice-chairman, Kissinger Associates.
  • Mr Geoff Morrell
    Executive Vice President for Communications and Advocacy, bp
  • Mr George M Newcombe
    Formerly Partner, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP.
  • Professor Joseph Nye
    Director, Council on Foreign Relations, Washington.
  • Ambassador Thomas Pickering
    Vice-Chairman, Hills and Company.
  • Dr John E Rielly
    Life Member, Clare Hall, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Mr David R. Riemer
    Senior Fellow, Community Advocates Public Policy Institute
  • Dr Kori Schake
    Director of Foreign and Defense Policy Studies, American Enterprise Institute
  • Mr David Schwimmer
    Chief Executive Officer, London Stock Exchange Group
  • The Honorable Strobe Talbott
    Distinguished Fellow in Residence, the Brookings Institution
  • Dr Catherine Wills
  • Mr Casimir Yost
    Formerly Director, Strategic Futures Group, National Intelligence Council.