Board of Directors
Hon. Ford M. Fraker
Former Ambassador, Saudi Arabia
Dr. Omar Kader
Chairman and CEO, Paltech
The 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.
Mr. Curtis Brand
Chairman (ret.), ExxonMobil, Saudi Arabia, Inc.
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.
Hon. Richard H. Jones
Former Ambassador, Kuwait, Israel
Mr. Brian Katulis
Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress.
Dr. Martha Neff Kessler
Consultant, CIA (ret.).
Col. W. Patrick Lang, USA (ret.)
Former Defense Intelligence Officer for the Near East and South Asia.
Dr. Philip Mattar
President, Rittenhouse Investments.
Mr. Paul Oliver
Vice President of Middle East and Africa, Boeing.
Dr. Fuad A. Rihani
Consultant, Research and Development, Saudi Binladin Group.
Hon. Richard J. Schmierer
Former Ambassador, Oman.
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.