Impact Player: Daniel R. Russel
August 9, 2013
Mr. Daniel R. Russel is the Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs at the U.S. State Department. Prior to his appointment as Assistant Secretary Mr. Russel served at the White House as Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Asian Affairs from January 2009 until July 2013. At the White House Mr. Russel was the President’s senior advisor on Asia and worked to develop the “Pivot” to Asia by the administration.