Board of Directors
Hon. Ford M. Fraker
Former Ambassador, Saudi Arabia
Hon. Richard J. Schmierer
Former Ambassador, Oman.
Hon. William A. Rugh
Former President, AMIDEAST; Former Ambassador, U.A.E.
Mrs. Karen AbuZayd
Member, Independent International Commission of Inquiry on Syria; Former Under Secretary-General, United Nations.
Hon. Mark Hambley
International Managing Director, Apollo Security; Former Ambassador, Lebanon.
Gen. Joseph P. Hoar, USMC (ret.)
Former Commander in Chief, U.S. Central Command.
Dr. Omar Kader
Chairman and CEO, Paltech
Mr. Brian Katulis
Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress.
Dr. Philip Mattar
President, Rittenhouse Investments.
Hon. Ronald E. Neumann
President, American Academy of Diplomacy
Former Ambassador to Algeria, Bahrain and Afghanistan
Dr. Fuad A. Rihani
Consultant, Research and Development, Saudi Binladin Group.
Hon. Patrick Theros
President, US-Qatari Business Council; Former Ambassador, Qatar.
Ms. Anne Joyce
(Secretary of the Corporation)
Dr. Thomas Mattair
(Executive Director of the Corporation)
Hon. Chas W. Freeman, Jr.
Chairman, Projects International; Former Assistant Secretary of Defense; Former Ambassador to Saudi Arabia; Former President, MEPC.
Hanspeter Mattes | Summer 2016, Volume XXIII, Number 2