Special Envoys, Representatives, Coordinators

Updated on August 23, 2018

Post Ambassador Status Year Appointed
Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad Other 2018
APEC Senior Official Matthew J. Matthews Career FS 2015
Arctic VACANT    
Biological & Toxic Convention Issues Robert A. Wood Career FS 2014
Civil Society & Emerging Democracies VACANT    
Closure of the Guantanamo Facility VACANT    
Commercial & Business Affairs VACANT    
Cyber Issues VACANT    
Environment and Water Resources VACANT    
Global Coalition to Counter ISIL Brett McGurk Other 2015
Global Criminal Justice VACANT    
Global Engagement Center VACANT    
Global Food Security VACANT    
Global Health Diplomacy/Global AIDS Coordinator Deborah Birx Other 2014
Global Partnerships VACANT    
Global Women's Issues VACANT    
Global Youth Issues Andrew Rabens Other 2014
Holocaust Issues Thomas Yazdgerdi Career FS 2016
Hostage Affairs Robert C. O'Brien Other 2018
International Disability Rights VACANT    
International Information Programs VACANT    
International Labor Affairs VACANT    
International Religious Freedom Sam Brownback Other 2018
Iran Brian Hook Other 2018
Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations VACANT    
Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism VACANT    
Muslim Communities VACANT    
Nonproliferation & Arms Control VACANT    
North Korea Policy Stephen Biegun Other 2018
North Korea Human Rights Issues VACANT    
Nuclear Nonproliferation VACANT    
Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons Kenneth D. Ward Other (CS) 2015
Organization of Islamic Cooperation VACANT    
Religion and Global Affairs VACANT    
Sanctions Policy VACANT    
Science & Technology VACANT    
Security Negotiations and Agreements Timothy Alan Betts Career FS 2016
Somalia VACANT    
Sudan & South Sudan VACANT    
Syria Joel Rayburn Other 2018
Syria Engagement James Jeffrey Recalled FS 2018
Threat Reduction Programs VACANT    
Tibetan Issues VACANT    
Trafficking in Persons John Cotton Richmond Other 2018
Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker Other 2017
U.S. Foreign Assistance Resources Hari Sastry Other 2014