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Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees, chaired by Thomas J. Pritzker, is composed of highly distinguished and accomplished leaders who provide overall direction and leadership to CSIS.

Thomas J. Pritzker
Chairman & CEO, The Pritzker Organization, LLC

  


Chairman Emeritus

Sam Nunn
Co-chairman, Nuclear Threat Initiative

 


President & CEO

John J. Hamre
President & CEO, and Langone Chair in American Leadership, CSIS

 


Trustees

Brendan Bechtel
Chairman and CEO, Bechtel Group, Inc.

  

  

Othman Benjelloun*
President and CEO, BMCE Bank

  

  

Erskine Bowles
President Emeritus, University of North Carolina

  

  

William S. Cohen
Chairman and CEO, The Cohen Group

  

  

Lester Crown*
Chairman, Henry Crown and Company

  

  

William Daley
Vice Chairman of Public Affairs, Wells Fargo & Company

  

  

Ray Dalio
Founder, CIO Mentor and Member of the Board, Bridgewater Associates

 

  

Andreas C. Dracopoulos
Co-President, Stavros Niarchos Foundation

  

  

William E. Ford
Chairman and CEO, General Atlantic

  

  

Henrietta Fore
Former Executive Director, UNICEF

  

  

Michael P. Galvin
President, Galvin Enterprises, Inc.

  

  

Helene Gayle
President, Spelman College

  

  

Evan Greenberg
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Chubb Limited/Chubb Group

  

  

Maurice R. Greenberg
Chairman and CEO, C.V. Starr & Company, Inc.

  

  

Linda W. Hart
Vice Chairman, President, and CEO, Hart Group, Inc.

  

  

John B. Hess
CEO, Hess Corporation

  

  

Carla A. Hills
Senior Counselor, Albright Stonebridge Group

  

  

Mellody Hobson
Co-CEO and President, Ariel Investments, LLC

  

  

Ray Hunt
Executive Chairman, Hunt Consolidated, Inc.

  

  

James L. Jones Jr.
President and CEO, Jones Group International

  

  

Fred Khosravi
Chairman and CEO, Imperative Care

  

  

Ronald Kirk
Senior of Counsel, Gibson Dunn

  

  

Henry A. Kissinger
Counselor, CSIS

  

  

Kenneth G. Langone
Founder and CEO, Invemed Associates, LLC

  

  

Howard Leach*
President, Leach Capital LLC

  

  

Kewsong Lee
Former CEO, The Carlyle Group

  

  

W. James McNerney Jr.
Former Chairman, The Boeing Company

  

  

Phebe Novakovic
Chairman and CEO, General Dynamics

  

  

Joseph S. Nye Jr.
University Distinguished Service Professor, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

 

  

Leon Panetta
Chairman, The Panetta Institute for Public Policy

  

  

William K. Reilly
Chairman Emeritus, World Wildlife Fund

  

  

Paul Ryan
Former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives

  

  

Jin Roy Ryu
Chairman and CEO, Poongsan Group

  

  

Bob Schieffer
Former Moderator, Face the Nation, CBS; and Former CBS News Chief Washington Correspondent

 

  

Frederick W. Smith
Founder and Executive Chairman, FedEx Corp.

  

  

Julie Sweet
Chair and CEO, Accenture

  

  

Andrew C. Taylor
Executive Chairman, Enterprise Holdings, Inc

  

  

Frances F. Townsend
Former Assistant to the U.S. President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism

  

  

Byron D. Trott
Founder, Chairman, and CEO, BDT & Company

  

  

Romesh Wadhwani
Founder and Chairman, SymphonyAI

  

  

James Winnefeld Jr.
Former Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, U.S. Department of Defense

 

  

Darren W. Woods
Chairman and CEO, ExxonMobil Corporation

 

*Honorary Trustee

Trustees Emeriti

Sue M. Cobb
Principal, Cobb Partners, LLC and former U.S. Ambassador to Jamaica

  

Charles A. Sanders
Chairman Emeritus, Project HOPE