Tracker: Current U.S. Ambassadors

Updated February 13, 2018

Total Positions: 188

The list below is alphabetized by country name. Click on a letter to jump down to the first country on the list whose name begins with that letter.

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Post Ambassador Career/Political Status
Afghanistan John R. Bass Career confirmed 9/28/17
African Union Mary Beth Leonard Career confirmed 6/29/16
Albania Donald Lu Career confirmed 11/20/14
Algeria John Desrocher Career confirmed 8/3/17
Angola Nina Maria Fite Career confirmed 11/2/17
Argentina NOMINATED: Edward C. Prado Political nominated 1/19/18
Armenia Richard Mills Career confirmed 12/16/14
Australia NOMINATED: Harry B. Harris, Jr. Political nominated 2/13/18
Austria NOMINATED: Trevor Traina Political nominated 1/23/18
Azerbaijan Robert F. Cekuta Career confirmed 12/16/14
Bahamas NOMINATED: Doug Manchester Political nominated 1/8/18
Bahrain Justin Siberell Career confirmed 9/28/17
Bangladesh Marcia Bernicat Career confirmed 11/18/14
Barbados NOMINATED: Leandro Rizzuto Political nominated 1/8/18
Belarus VACANT*    
Belgium VACANT    
Belize VACANT    
Benin Lucy Tamlyn Career confirmed 10/8/15
Bolivia VACANT*    
Bosnia and Herzegovina Maureen Cormack Career confirmed 11/19/14
Botswana Earl Robert Miller Career confirmed 11/19/14
Brazil P. Michael McKinley Career confirmed 9/15/16
Brunei Darussalam Craig B. Allen Career confirmed 11/18/14
Bulgaria Eric Seth Rubin Career confirmed 12/9/15
Burkina Faso Andrew R. Young Career confirmed 9/28/16
Burma Scot Marciel Career confirmed 2/9/16
Burundi Anne S. Casper Career confirmed 6/29/16
Cabo Verde Donald Heflin Career confirmed 12/12/14
Cambodia William Heidt Career confirmed 8/5/15
Cameroon Peter Barlerin Career confirmed 11/2/17
Canada Kelly Knight Craft Political confirmed 8/3/17
Central African Republic Jeffrey J. Hawkins, Jr. Career confirmed 10/8/15
Chad Geeta Pasi Career confirmed 6/29/16
Chile NOMINATED: Andrew Gellert Political nominated 1/8/18
China Terry Branstad Political confirmed 5/22/17
Colombia NOMINATED: Joseph Macmanus Career nominated 11/29/17
Congo (DR) VACANT    
Congo (Republic of) Todd Haskell Career confirmed 5/18/17
Costa Rica Sharon Day Political confirmed 8/3/17
Côte d'Ivoire VACANT    
Croatia W. Robert Kohorst Political confirmed 11/2/17
Cuba VACANT    
Cyprus Kathleen Ann Doherty Career confirmed 8/5/15
Czech Republic Stephen B. King Political confirmed 10/5/17
Denmark Carla Sands Political confirmed 11/2/17
Djibouti Larry André Career confirmed 11/2/17
Dominican Republic NOMINATED: Robin Bernstein Political nominated 11/2/17
Ecuador Todd C. Chapman Career confirmed 12/9/15
Egypt VACANT    
El Salvador Jean Elizabeth Manes Career confirmed 12/9/15
Equatorial Guinea Julie Furuta-Toy Career confirmed 10/22/15
Eritrea VACANT*    
Estonia NOMINATED: Edward Masso Political nominated 9/5/17
Ethiopia Michael Raynor Career confirmed 8/3/17
European Union VACANT    
Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga, & Tuvalu Judith Beth Cefkin Career confirmed 11/19/14
Finland NOMINATED: Robert F. Pence Political nominated 11/14/17
France & Monaco Jamie McCourt Political confirmed 11/2/17
Gabon and São Tomé & Príncipe NOMINATED: Joel Danies Career nominated 11/1/17
The Gambia C. Patricia Alsup Career confirmed 10/8/15
Georgia Ian C. Kelly Career confirmed 6/24/15
Germany NOMINATED: Richard Grenell Political nominated 1/8/18
Ghana Robert P. Jackson Career confirmed 10/22/15
Greece Geoffrey R. Pyatt Career confirmed 7/14/16
Guatemala Luis Arreaga Career confirmed 8/3/17
Guinea Dennis B. Hankins Career confirmed 10/22/15
Guyana Perry Holloway Career confirmed 8/5/15
Haiti Michele Jeanne Sison Career confirmed 11/2/17
Holy See Callista Gingrich Political confirmed 10/16/17
Honduras VACANT    
Hungary VACANT    
ICAO Thomas Carter Political confirmed 11/2/17
Iceland VACANT    
India Kenneth Juster Political confirmed 11/2/17
Indonesia Joseph R. Donovan, Jr. Career confirmed 9/28/16
Iraq Douglas Silliman Career confirmed 7/14/16
Ireland VACANT    
Israel David Friedman Political confirmed 3/23/17
Italy & San Marino Lewis Eisenberg Political confirmed 8/3/17
Jamaica VACANT    
Japan William Hagerty IV Political confirmed 7/13/17
Jordan VACANT    
Kazakhstan George Krol Career confirmed 11/20/14
Kenya Robert Godec Career confirmed 1/2/13
Kosovo Gregory Delawie Career confirmed 6/24/15
Kuwait Lawrence R. Silverman Career confirmed 7/14/16
Kyrgyz Republic Sheila Gwaltney Career confirmed 8/5/15
Laos Rena Bitter Career confirmed 9/28/16
Latvia Nancy Bikoff Pettit Career confirmed 6/24/15
Lebanon Elizabeth Holzhall Richard Career confirmed 5/17/16
Lesotho Rebecca Eliza Gonzales Career confirmed 11/16/17
Liberia Christine Ann Elder Career confirmed 5/17/16
Libya Peter W. Bodde Career confirmed 11/19/15
Lithuania Anne Hall Career confirmed 7/14/16
Luxembourg NOMINATED: James R. Evans Political nominated 1/8/18
Macedonia Jess L. Baily Career confirmed 12/16/14
Madagascar & Comoros Robert T. Yamate Career  confirmed 11/19/14
Malawi Virginia E. Palmer Career confirmed 12/12/14
Malaysia Kamala Shirin Lakhdhir Career confirmed 12/9/16
Mali Paul A. Folmsbee Career confirmed 5/22/15
Malta G. Kathleen Hill Career confirmed 12/9/15
Marshall Islands Karen Brevard Stewart Career confirmed 5/17/16
Mauritania Michael Dodman Career confirmed 11/2/17
Mauritius & Seychelles David Dale Reimer Career confirmed 11/2/17
Mexico Roberta Jacobson Political/CS confirmed 4/28/16
Micronesia Robert A. Riley III Career confirmed 5/17/16
Moldova James D. Pettit Career confirmed 11/20/14
Mongolia VACANT    
Montenegro Margaret Ann Uyehara Career confirmed 12/16/14
Morocco NOMINATED: David T. Fischer Political nominated 12/1/17
Mozambique H. Dean Pittman Career confirmed 11/19/15
Namibia Lisa A. Johnson Career confirmed 11/16/17
NATO Kay Bailey Hutchison Political confirmed 8/3/17
Nepal Alaina Teplitz Career confirmed 8/5/15
Netherlands Peter Hoekstra Political confirmed 11/9/17
New Zealand & Samoa Scott Brown Political confirmed 6/8/17
Nicaragua Laura Farnsworth Dogu Career confirmed 8/5/15
Niger Eric Whitaker Career confirmed 11/2/17
Nigeria W. Stuart Symington Career confirmed 9/28/16
Norway Kenneth J. Braithwaite Political confirmed 12/21/17
OAS NOMINATED: Carlos Trujillo Political nominated 10/30/17
Oman Marc Sievers Career confirmed 11/19/15
Pakistan David Hale Career confirmed 8/5/15
Palau Amy Jane Hyatt Career confirmed 12/12/14
Panama John D. Feeley Career confirmed 12/9/15
Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands & Vanuatu Catherine Ebert-Gray Career confirmed 12/9/15
Paraguay M. Lee McClenny Career confirmed 12/21/17
Peru Krishna Urs Career confirmed 8/3/17
Philippines Sung Y. Kim Career confirmed 9/28/16
Poland Paul W. Jones Career confirmed 8/5/15
Portugal George E. Glass Political confirmed 8/3/17
Qatar VACANT    
Romania Hans G. Klemm Career confirmed 8/5/15
Russia Jon Huntsman, Jr. Political confirmed 9/28/17
Rwanda NOMINATED: Peter H. Vrooman Career nominated 10/30/17
Saudi Arabia VACANT    
Senegal & Guinea-Bissau Tulinabo Salama Mushingi Career confirmed 5/18/17
Serbia Kyle R. Scott Career confirmed 12/9/15
Sierra Leone Maria Brewer Career confirmed 8/3/17
Singapore VACANT    
Slovakia Adam Sterling Career confirmed 5/17/16
Somalia VACANT    
Slovenia Brent Robert Hartley Career confirmed 11/20/14
South Africa VACANT    
South Korea VACANT    
South Sudan NOMINATED: Thomas Hushek Career nominated 8/3/17
Spain & Andorra Richard Duke Buchan III Political confirmed 11/2/17
Sri Lanka & Maldives Atul Keshap Career confirmed 8/5/15
Sudan VACANT*    
Suriname Edwin Richard Nolan, Jr. Career confirmed 10/8/15
Swaziland Lisa J. Peterson Career confirmed 11/19/15
Sweden VACANT    
Switzerland & Liechtenstein Edward T. McMullen, Jr. Political confirmed 11/2/17
Syria VACANT*    
Tajikistan VACANT    
Tanzania VACANT    
Thailand Glyn T. Davies Career confirmed 8/5/15
Timor-Leste Kathleen Fitzpatrick Career confirmed 11/2/17
Togo David R. Gilmour Career confirmed 10/8/15
Trinidad and Tobago VACANT    
Tunisia Daniel Rubinstein Career confirmed 10/8/15
Turkey VACANT    
Turkmenistan Allan Mustard Career confirmed 11/19/14
Uganda Deborah R. Malac Career confirmed 11/19/15
Ukraine Marie L. Yovanovitch Career confirmed 7/14/16
United Arab Emirates Barbara A. Leaf Career confirmed 11/7/14
United Kingdom Robert Wood Johnson IV Political confirmed 8/3/17
United Nations Nikki Haley Political confirmed 1/24/17
UN / Conf. on Disarmament Robert A. Wood Career confirmed 7/15/14
UN / Deputy Representative NOMINATED: Jonathan R. Cohen Career nominated 2/13/18
UN / Economic & Social Council Kelley Eckels Currie Political confirmed 8/3/17
UN / Geneva VACANT    
UN / Human Rights Council VACANT    
UN / Management & Reform VACANT    
UN / Political Affairs VACANT    
UN / Rome VACANT    
UN / Vienna NOMINATED: Jackie Wolcott Political nominated 1/18/18
UNESCO (U.S. will withdraw on 12/31/18) VACANT    
Uruguay Kelly Keiderling-Franz Career confirmed 5/17/16
Uzbekistan Pamela Spratlen Career confirmed 11/20/14
Venezuela VACANT*    
Vietnam Daniel Kritenbrink Career confirmed 10/26/17
Yemen Matthew H. Tueller Career confirmed 3/27/14
Zambia Daniel L. Foote Career confirmed 11/2/17
Zimbabwe Harry K. Thomas, Jr. Career confirmed 10/22/15

(+) denotes that the individual was a political campaign bundler

* denotes that the U.S. does not currently exchange Ambassadors with that country

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