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    Ward, Karen Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Private Sector Exchange Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
  • Rick Waters
    Waters, Rick Deputy Assistant Secretary Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs
  • Ivan Watson
    Watson, Ivan Deputy Chief Information Officer, Operations Bureau of Information Resource Management
  • Anne Wedner
    Wedner, Anne Terman Commissioner, U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy
  • Eva Weigold Schultz
    Weigold Schultz, Eva Dean of the School of Professional and Area Studies Foreign Service Institute
  • Brigid Weiller
    Weiller, Brigid Deputy Director Bureau of Budget and Planning
  • Scott Weinhold
    Weinhold, Scott Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
  • Mark Wells
    Wells, Mark A. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Brazil and the Southern Cone, Andean Affairs, and Economic Policy Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs
  • Sam Werberg
    Werberg, Samuel Dubai Hub Director and Arabic Language Spokesperson Office of International Media Engagement
  • Thomas West
    West, Thomas Special Representative for Afghanistan and Deputy Assistant Secretary Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs

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