2017 Podcasts

Interview with Ambassador Michael McFaul

The guest for this interview is Ambassador Michael McFaul, who served as the US Ambassador to Russia from 2012-2014. Before becoming ambassador, he served for three years as a special assistant to the president for Russian and Eurasian Affairs at the National Security Council.  An author and news analyst, Ambassador McFaul is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and a professor of political science at Stanford University.

 

 

The host for this interview is Ambassador Jim Rosapepe, who represented the United States in Romania from 1998 to 2001, and is a member of the CAA Board of Directors. He currently is Chairman and CEO of Patuxent Capital Group LLC and serves in the Maryland State Senate.

 

 

 


 

Interview with Ambassador Robert M. Orr

The guest for this interview is Ambassador Robert M. Orr, who served as Ambassador to the Asian Development Bank under President Obama. A former President of Boeing Japan, Ambassador Orr is a published author who speaks German and Japanese fluently.

 

 

The host for this interview is Ambassador Jim Rosapepe, who represented the United States in Romania from 1998 to 2001, and is a member of the CAA Board of Directors. He currently is Chairman and CEO of Patuxent Capital Group LLC and serves in the Maryland State Senate.

 

 

 


 

Interview with Ambassador Suzan Johnson Cook

The guest for this interview is Ambassador Suzan Johnson Cook, who served as Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom under President Obama. The author of ten books, Ambassador Johnson Cook is an entrepreneur, professional speaker and faith leader.

 

 

The host for this interview is Ambassador Jim Rosapepe, who represented the United States in Romania from 1998 to 2001, and is a member of the CAA Board of Directors. He currently is Chairman and CEO of Patuxent Capital Group LLC and serves in the Maryland State Senate.

 

 

 


 

Interview with Ambassador John Emerson

The guest for this interview is Ambassador John Emerson, who was the US Ambassador to Germany from 2013 to 2017. A lawyer who worked in the White House for President Clinton and in the private sector, Ambassador Emerson is the recipient of the State Department’s Sue M. Cobb Award for Exemplary Diplomatic Service.

 

 

The host for this interview is Ambassador Jim Rosapepe, who represented the United States in Romania from 1998 to 2001, and is a member of the CAA Board of Directors. He currently is Chairman and CEO of Patuxent Capital Group LLC and serves in the Maryland State Senate.

 

 

 


 

Interview with Ambassador Timothy Roemer

The guest for this interview is Ambassador Timothy Roemer, who represented Indiana in Congress and served as US Ambassador to India under President Obama.

Ambassador Roemer is an active member of the U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress.

 

 

The host for this interview is Ambassador Jim Rosapepe, who represented the United States in Romania from 1998 to 2001, and is a member of the CAA Board of Directors. He currently is Chairman and CEO of Patuxent Capital Group LLC and serves in the Maryland State Senate.

 

 

 


 

Interview with Ambassador R. James Nicholson

The guest for this interview is Ambassador R. James (Jim) Nicholson, a West Point graduate, who served as Secretary of Veterans Affairs and U.S. Ambassador to the Vatican under President George W. Bush.

 

 

The host for this interview is Ambassador Jim Rosapepe, who represented the United States in Romania from 1998 to 2001, and is a member of the CAA Board of Directors. He currently is Chairman and CEO of Patuxent Capital Group LLC and serves in the Maryland State Senate.

 

 

 


 

Interview with Ambassador Hamdullah Mohib

The guest for this interview is Afghanistan's Ambassador to the United States, Ambassador Hamdullah Mohib. Ambassador Mohib previously served as Deputy Chief of Staff to the Afghan President and led the team that developed Afghanistan's national "Realizing Self-Reliance" reform strategy. A published writer, he holds a Ph.D. from Brunel University in the United Kingdom.

 

The host for this interview is Ambassador Jim Rosapepe, who represented the United States in Romania from 1998 to 2001, and is a member of the CAA Board of Directors. He currently is Chairman and CEO of Patuxent Capital Group LLC and serves in the Maryland State Senate.

 

 

 

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