Ambassador Anne Patterson: Focus on Egypt
Please join the Montana World Affairs Council for a virtual program with US Ambassador Anne Patterson (ret.) who will be discussing current day Egypt’s culture, geography, current events, and the similarities/ differences between Egypt and Montana.
Wednesday, October 7th
9:15 AM MT
This program is part of Montana World Affairs Council’s GeoQuest program.
All grades are welcome to attend the program. Students do not need to be participating in the GeoQuest program in order to attend the program.
All Montana World Affairs Council youth programs are free.
Ambassador Anne Patterson Bio
Ambassador Patterson was the Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern and North African Affairs at the Department of State (2013-2017) before being appointed to the Dow Jones Special Committee in April 2018. She served as Ambassador to Egypt (2011-2013), to Pakistan (2007-2010), to Colombia (2000-2003) and to El Salvador (1997-2000). She recently retired with the rank of Career Ambassador after more than four decades in the Foreign Service. Ambassador Patterson also served as Assistant Secretary of State for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs and Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations, among other assignments. She is currently a senior fellow at the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs at Yale and a member of the Commission on National Defense Strategy.
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