Middle East Policy Council

Board of Directors

President:
Hon. Ford M. Fraker, Former Ambassador, Saudi Arabia

Chairman:
Dr. Omar Kader, Chairman and CEO, Paltech

Vice-Chairman:
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. Patrick Theros, President, US-Qatari Business Council; Former Ambassador, Qatar.

Ex Officio

Ms. Anne Joyce (Secretary of the Corporation)
Dr. Thomas Mattair (Executive Director of the Corporation)

President Emeritus
Hon. Chas W. Freeman, Jr., Chairman, Projects International; Former Assistant Secretary 
   of Defense; Former Ambassador to Saudi Arabia; Former President, MEPC. 

2014 Munich-Vienna
Middle East Summer School

"Politics, Economies, and Societies
of a Changing Middle East"

August 4-22, 2014

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