Unformatted text preview: gained through distinguished careers in academia, the law, business, the military and public service. The Council supports the right of the President of the United States to nominate with the advice and consent of the Senate the best individuals that America has to offer for ambassadorial leadership. There are over 200 former and sitting ambassadors who are members of the Council. Their service collectively extends over five decades and ten US Presidents. The Council thus represents an important and current resource whose members bridge both political parties and many administrations and link the private and public sectors....
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