Affiliations

  • Chair, Syria Working Group, Hillary for America Presidential Campaign, 2016
  • Obama for America 2012 Presidential Campaign, Member, National Security Advisory Steering Committee and Co-Chair, Middle East Working Group
  • Senior Advisor to the Director, State Department Policy Planning Staff, 2009-2011
  • Member, Responsibility to Protect (R2P) Working Group, U.S. Institute of Peace and U.S. Memorial Holocaust Museum, Madeleine Albright and Rich Williamson (co-chairs), 2011-present
  • Member, Expert Advisory Group on Preventive Diplomacy, National Bipartisan Genocide Prevention Task Force, 2008
  • Member, Task Force on Iranian Nuclear Proliferation and Regional Security, Washington Institute for Near East Policy, 2008
  • Senior Foreign Policy Advisor, Gore-Lieberman 2000 Campaign
  • U.S. State Department, Policy Planning Staff, Special Assistant to the Director, 1993-1994
  • Member, U.S. Delegation, Middle East Multilateral Arms Control and Regional Security (ACRS) Negotiations, 1993-1994
  • Legislative Fellow for Foreign Affairs, Senator Al Gore, 1987-1988
  • Legislative Aide for Foreign Affairs, Senator Dave Durenberger, 1978-1979