Counselors

Counselors are chosen for their accomplishments in the policy community and past responsibilities in the public and private sectors. Many of them also serve on the CSIS Board of Trustees.

The CSIS Counselors provide intellectual guidance to the Center. They are individuals who have dedicated their lives to helping solve complex and multifaceted global problems. CSIS benefits from their insight and experience. Below is a list of our current counselors.

  William E. Brock
  Former U.S. Senator, U.S. Trade Representative, and U.S. Secretary of Labor

  

  Harold Brown
  Former U.S. Secretary of Defense

  

  Zbigniew Brzezinski
  Former National Security Adviser

  

  Frank C. Carlucci
  Former U.S. Secretary of Defense and National Security Adviser

  

  William H. Frist
  Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader

  

  Carla A. Hills
  Former U.S. Trade Representative

  

  Henry A. Kissinger
  Former U.S. Secretary of State and National Security Adviser

  

  Howard Leach
  Former U.S. Ambassador to France

  

  Richard Lugar
  Former Chairman, U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee

  

  Cardinal Theodore McCarrick
  Former Archbishop of Washington, DC

  

  Sam Nunn
  Former U.S. Senator

  

  Brent Scowcroft
  Former National Security Adviser

  

  John Warner
  Former U.S. Senator