Tracker: Current U.S. Ambassadors

Updated July 21, 2017

Total Positions: 188

The list below is alphabetized by country name. Click on a letter to jump down to the first country on the list whose name begins with that letter.

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Post Ambassador Career/Political Status
Afghanistan VACANT    
African Union Mary Beth Leonard Career (confirmed 6/29/16)
Albania Donald Lu Career (confirmed 11/20/14)
Algeria NOMINATED: John Desrocher Career (nominated 6/26/17)
Angola Helen M. La Lime Career (confirmed 5/15/14)
Argentina VACANT    
Armenia Richard Mills Career (confirmed 12/16/14)
Australia VACANT    
Austria VACANT    
Azerbaijan Robert F. Cekuta Career (confirmed 12/16/14)
Bahamas NOMINATED: Doug Manchester Political (nominated 5/16/17)
Bahrain William V. Roebuck Career (confirmed 11/18/14)
Bangladesh Marcia Bernicat Career (confirmed 11/18/14)
Barbados Linda Taglialatela Political/CS (confirmed 12/9/15)
Belarus VACANT*    
Belgium NOMINATED: Jamie McCourt Political (nominated 6/26/17)
Belize VACANT    
Benin Lucy Tamlyn Career (confirmed 10/8/15)
Bolivia VACANT*    
Bosnia and Herzegovina Maureen Cormack Career (confirmed 11/19/14)
Botswana Earl Robert Miller Career (confirmed 11/19/14)
Brazil P. Michael McKinley Career (confirmed 9/15/16)
Brunei Darussalam Craig B. Allen Career (confirmed 11/18/14)
Bulgaria Eric Seth Rubin Career (confirmed 12/9/15)
Burkina Faso Andrew R. Young Career (confirmed 9/28/16)
Burma Scot Marciel Career (confirmed 2/9/16)
Burundi Anne S. Casper Career (confirmed 6/29/16)
Cabo Verde Donald Heflin Career (confirmed 12/12/14)
Cambodia William Heidt Career (confirmed 8/5/15)
Cameroon NOMINATED: Peter Barlerin Career (nominated 7/19/17)
Canada NOMINATED: Kelly Knight Craft Political (nominated 6/15/17)
Central African Republic Jeffrey J. Hawkins, Jr. Career (confirmed 10/8/15)
Chad Geeta Pasi Career (confirmed 6/29/16)
Chile Carol Z. Perez Career (confirmed 7/14/16)
China Terry Branstad Political (confirmed 5/22/17)
Colombia Kevin Whitaker Career (confirmed 4/1/14)
Congo (DR) VACANT    
Congo (Republic of) Todd Haskell Career (confirmed 5/18/17)
Costa Rica NOMINATED: Sharon Day Political (nominated 6/15/17)
Côte d'Ivoire VACANT    
Croatia Julieta Valls Noyes Career (confirmed 6/24/15)
Cuba VACANT    
Cyprus Kathleen Ann Doherty Career (confirmed 8/5/15)
Czech Republic NOMINATED: Stephen B. King Political (nominated 7/11/17)
Denmark VACANT    
Djibouti VACANT    
Dominican Republic VACANT    
Ecuador Todd C. Chapman Career (confirmed 12/9/15)
Egypt Robert S. Beecroft Career (confirmed 6/26/14)
El Salvador Jean Elizabeth Manes Career (confirmed 12/9/15)
Equatorial Guinea Julie Furuta-Toy Career (confirmed 10/22/15)
Eritrea VACANT*    
Estonia James Desmond Melville, Jr. Career (confirmed 8/5/15)
Ethiopia NOMINATED: Michael Raynor Career (nominated 5/25/17)
European Union VACANT    
Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga, & Tuvalu Judith Beth Cefkin Career (confirmed 11/19/14)
Finland VACANT    
France & Monaco VACANT    
Gabon and São Tomé & Principe Cynthia Akuetteh Career (confirmed 7/30/14)
The Gambia C. Patricia Alsup Career (confirmed 10/8/15)
Georgia Ian C. Kelly Career (confirmed 6/24/15)
Germany VACANT    
Ghana Robert P. Jackson Career (confirmed 10/22/15)
Greece Geoffrey R. Pyatt Career (confirmed 7/14/16)
Guatemala NOMINATED: Luis Arreaga Career (nominated 6/29/17)
Guinea Dennis B. Hankins Career (confirmed 10/22/15)
Guyana Perry Holloway Career (confirmed 8/5/15)
Haiti VACANT    
Holy See NOMINATED: Callista Gingrich Political (nominated 5/25/17)
Honduras James Nealon Career (confirmed 7/15/14)
Hungary VACANT    
Iceland VACANT    
India VACANT    
Indonesia Joseph R. Donovan, Jr. Career (confirmed 9/28/16)
Iraq Douglas Silliman Career (confirmed 7/14/16)
Ireland VACANT    
Israel David Friedman Political (confirmed 3/23/17)
Italy & San Marino NOMINATED: Lewis Eisenberg Political (nominated 7/11/17)
Jamaica Luis Moreno Career (confirmed 11/20/14)
Japan William Hagerty IV Political (confirmed 7/13/17)
Jordan VACANT    
Kazakhstan George Krol Career (confirmed 11/20/14)
Kenya Robert Godec Career (confirmed 1/2/13)
Kosovo Gregory Delawie Career (confirmed 6/24/15)
Kuwait Lawrence R. Silverman Career (confirmed 7/14/16)
Kyrgyz Republic Sheila Gwaltney Career (confirmed 8/5/15)
Laos Rena Bitter Career (confirmed 9/28/16)
Latvia Nancy Bikoff Pettit Career (confirmed 6/24/15)
Lebanon Elizabeth Holzhall Richard Career (confirmed 5/17/16)
Lesotho Matthew T. Harrington Career (confirmed 9/16/14)
Liberia Christine Ann Elder Career (confirmed 5/17/16)
Libya Peter W. Bodde Career (confirmed 11/19/15)
Lithuania Anne Hall Career (confirmed 7/14/16)
Luxembourg VACANT    
Macedonia Jess L. Baily Career (confirmed 12/16/14)
Madagascar & Comoros Robert T. Yamate Career  (confirmed 11/19/14)
Malawi Virginia E. Palmer Career (confirmed 12/12/14)
Malaysia Kamala Shirin Lakhdhir Career (confirmed 12/9/16)
Mali Paul A. Folmsbee Career (confirmed 5/22/15)
Malta G. Kathleen Hill Career (confirmed 12/9/15)
Marshall Islands Karen Brevard Stewart Career (confirmed 5/17/16)
Mauritania Larry E. Andre Career (confirmed 7/29/14)
Mauritius & Seychelles VACANT    
Mexico Roberta Jacobson Political/CS (confirmed 4/28/16)
Micronesia Robert A. Riley III Career (confirmed 5/17/16)
Moldova James D. Pettit Career (confirmed 11/20/14)
Mongolia Jennifer Zimdahl Galt Career (confirmed 8/5/15)
Montenegro Margaret Ann Uyehara Career (confirmed 12/16/14)
Morocco VACANT    
Mozambique H. Dean Pittman Career (confirmed 11/19/15)
Namibia Thomas Daughton Career (confirmed 9/17/14)
NATO NOMINATED: Kay Bailey Hutchison Political (nominated 6/29/17)
Nepal Alaina Teplitz Career (confirmed 8/5/15)
Netherlands VACANT    
New Zealand & Samoa Scott Brown Political (confirmed 6/8/17)
Nicaragua Laura Farnsworth Dogu Career (confirmed 8/5/15)
Niger Eunice Reddick Career (confirmed 7/21/14)
Nigeria W. Stuart Symington Career (confirmed 9/28/16)
Norway VACANT    
Oman Marc Sievers Career (confirmed 11/19/15)
Pakistan David Hale Career (confirmed 8/5/15)
Palau Amy Jane Hyatt Career (confirmed 12/12/14)
Panama John D. Feeley Career (confirmed 12/9/15)
Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands & Vanuatu Catherine Ebert-Gray Career (confirmed 12/9/15)
Paraguay VACANT    
Peru NOMINATED: Krishna Urs Career (nominated 6/29/17)
Philippines Sung Y. Kim Career (confirmed 9/28/16)
Poland Paul W. Jones Career (confirmed 8/5/15)
Portugal NOMINATED: George E. Glass Political (nominated 6/19/17)
Qatar VACANT    
Romania Hans G. Klemm Career (confirmed 8/5/15)
Russia NOMINATED: Jon Huntsman, Jr. Political (nominated 7/20/17)
Rwanda Erica Barks-Ruggles Career (confirmed 11/17/14)
Saudi Arabia VACANT    
Senegal & Guinea-Bissau Tulinabo Salama Mushingi Career (confirmed 5/18/17)
Serbia Kyle R. Scott Career (confirmed 12/9/15)
Sierra Leone NOMINATED: Maria Brewer Career (nominated 6/26/17)
Singapore NOMINATED: K.T. McFarland Political (nominated 6/15/17)
Slovakia Adam Sterling Career (confirmed 5/17/16)
Somalia Stephen Michael Schwartz Career (confirmed 5/17/16)
Slovenia Brent Robert Hartley Career (confirmed 11/20/14)
South Africa VACANT    
South Korea VACANT    
South Sudan Mary Catherine Phee Career (confirmed 6/24/15)
Spain & Andorra VACANT    
Sri Lanka & Maldives Atul Keshap Career (confirmed 8/5/15)
Sudan VACANT*    
Suriname Edwin Richard Nolan, Jr. Career (confirmed 10/8/15)
Swaziland Lisa J. Peterson Career (confirmed 11/19/15)
Sweden VACANT    
Switzerland & Liechtenstein VACANT    
Syria VACANT*    
Tajikistan Elisabeth I. Millard Career (confirmed 11/19/15)
Tanzania VACANT    
Thailand Glyn T. Davies Career (confirmed 8/5/15)
Timor-Leste Karen Clark Stanton Career (confirmed 11/17/14)
Togo David R. Gilmour Career (confirmed 10/8/15)
Trinidad and Tobago VACANT    
Tunisia Daniel Rubinstein Career (confirmed 10/8/15)
Turkey VACANT    
Turkmenistan Allan Mustard Career (confirmed 11/19/14)
Uganda Deborah R. Malac Career (confirmed 11/19/15)
Ukraine Marie L. Yovanovitch Career (confirmed 7/14/16)
United Arab Emirates Barbara A. Leaf Career (confirmed 11/17/14)
United Kingdom NOMINATED: Robert Wood Johnson IV Political (nominated 6/26/17)
United Nations Nikki Haley Political (confirmed 1/24/17)
UN / Conf. on Disarmament Robert A. Wood Career (confirmed 7/15/14)
UN / Deputy Representative Michele Sison Career (confirmed 11/19/14)
UN / Economic & Social Council NOMINATED: Kelley Eckels Currie Political (nominated 6/26/17)
UN / Geneva VACANT    
UN / Human Rights Council VACANT    
UN / Management & Reform VACANT    
UN / Political Affairs NOMINATED: Jay Patrick Murray Political (nominated 5/10/17)
UN / Rome VACANT    
UN / Vienna VACANT    
Uruguay Kelly Keiderling-Franz Career (confirmed 5/17/16)
Uzbekistan Pamela Spratlen Career (confirmed 11/20/14)
Venezuela VACANT    
Vietnam Theodore G. Osius III Career (confirmed 11/17/14)
Yemen VACANT    
Zambia Eric T. Schultz Career (confirmed 9/17/14)
Zimbabwe Harry K. Thomas, Jr. Career (confirmed 10/22/15)

(+) denotes that the individual was a political campaign bundler

* denotes that the U.S. does not currently exchange Ambassadors with that country

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