Special Envoys, Representatives, Coordinators

Updated on November 17, 2016

Post Ambassador Status Year Appointed
Afghanistan/Pakistan VACANT    
APEC Senior Official Matthew J. Matthews Career FS 2015
Arctic Issues Robert Papp Political 2014
Biological & Toxic Convention Issues Robert A. Wood Career FS 2014
Civil Society & Emerging Democracies VACANT    
Climate Change Dr. Jonathan Pershing Political 2016
Commercial & Business Affairs Scott Nathan Political 2014
Cyber Issues Christopher Painter Political 2011
Ebola Response Steven A. Browning Career FS 2014
Energy Resources Amos Hochstein Political 2014
Environment and Water Resources Jennifer Haverkamp Political 2016
Global Coalition to Counter ISIL Brett McGurk Political 2015
Global Criminal Justice Todd Buchwald Political 2016
Global Engagement Center Michael D. Lumpkin Political 2016
Global Food Security Nancy Stetson Political 2014
Global Health Diplomacy Deborah L. Birx Political 2014
Global Partnerships VACANT    
Global Women's Issues Catherine M. Russell Political 2013
Global Youth Issues Andrew Rabens Political 2014
Great Lakes Region of Africa Thomas Perriello Political 2015
Guantanamo Closure Lee Wolosky Political 2015
Haiti Kenneth Merten Career FS 2015
Holocaust Issues Thomas Yazdgerdi
Stuart Eizenstat
Career FS
Hostage Affairs James O'Brien Political 2015
International Children's Issues Susan Jacobs Career 2010
International Disability Rights Judith E. Heumann Political 2010
International Information Programs Macon Phillips Political 2013
International Labor Affairs Sarah Fox Political 2015
International Religious Freedom David Nathan Saperstein Political 2014
Iran Nuclear Implementation Stephen D. Mull Career FS 2015
Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations Frank Lowenstein Political 2015
LGBT Issues Randy Berry Career FS 2015
Libya Jonathan Winer Political 2013
Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Ira Forman Political 2013
Muslim Communities Shaarik Zafar Political 2014
Nonproliferation & Arms Control VACANT    
North Korea Policy Joseph Yun Career FS 2016
North Korea Human Rights Issues Dr. Robert R. King Political 2009
Nuclear Nonproliferation Adam Scheinman Political 2014
Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons Kenneth D. Ward Political (CS) 2015
Organization of Islamic Cooperation VACANT    
Religion and Global Affairs Shaun Casey Political 2013
Sanctions Policy Daniel Fried Career FS 2013
Science & Technology Vaughan Turekian Political 2015
Secretary Initiatives Elizabeth Bagley Political 2011
Security Negotiations and Agreements John Fennerty Career FS 2014
Six-Party Talks VACANT    
South Sudan & Sudan Donald Booth Career FS 2013
Syria Michael Ratney Career FS 2015
Threat Reduction Programs Bonnie D. Jenkins Political 2009
Trafficking in Persons Susan Coppedge Political 2015
Transparency Janice Jacobs Recalled FS 2015
U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator Deborah Birx Political 2014