The American Board of Trustees

ARTHUR F. BURNS FELLOWSHIP

Patrons (2016 - 2019)

The Honorable John B. Emmerson, U.S. Ambassador to Germany

The Honorable Marie Gervais-Vidricaire, Canadian Ambassador to Germany

The Honorable Peter Wittig, German Ambassador to the U.S. of America

 

Trustees (2016 - 2019)

Don Baer, Worldwide Chair & CEO, Burson-Marsteller

Joyce Barnathan, President, International Center for Journalists (ICFJ)

Elizabeth Bumiller, The New York Times

Ambassador (ret.) J.D. Bindenagel

Rebecca Blumenstein, Deputy Editor-in-Chief, The Wall Street Journal

Marcus W. Brauchli, Co-founder and Managing Partner, NOrth Base Media; Consultant, Graham Holdings Company (Chairman)

Ambassador (ret.). Richard Burt, Senior Advisor, McLarty Associates (Honorary Chairman)

Dr. Martin Bussmann, Managing Director, Mannheim Holdings LLC

Nikhil Deogun, Editor, CNBC

Dr. Frank-Dieter Freiling, Director, Internationale Journalisten Programme, e.V. (IJP) Burns President

Prof. Dr. Ronald Frohne, President and CEO, GWFF USA, Inc.

Chantal Hébert, Political Columnist, Toronto Star

Jacob Heilbrunn, Editor, The National Interest

James F. Hoge, Jr., Senior Advisor, Teno Intelligence (Honorary Chairman)

Mitra Kalita, Managing Editor for Editorial Strategy, Los Angeles Times

Ambassador (ret.) Robert M. Kimmitt, Senior International Counsel, WilmerHale

The Honorable Dr. Henry A. Kissinger, Chairman, Kissinger Associates, Former U.S. Secretary of State

Christian Lange, President and CEO, EII Capital Management Inc.

Frank E. Loy, Former Under Secretary of State for Global Affairs (Honorary Chairman)

Sen. Richard G. Lugar, United States Senator

Kati Marton, Journalist and Author

Michael Oreskes, Senior Vice President for News and Editorial Director, NPR

Gen. David H. Petraeus, Member, KKR & Chairman, KKR Global Institute

John F. W. Rogers, Managing Director, Goldman, Sachs & Co.

The Honorable Hugh D. Segal, Master, Massey College; Former Canadian Senator

Jürgen Siebenrock, Vice President, The Americas, Lufthansa German Airlines

Calvin Sims, President and CEO, International House

Dr. Nina Smidt, president, American Friends of Bucerius, Director International Strategic Planning and Business Development, ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius

Wayne T. Smith, Chairman of the Board and CEO, BASF Corporation

Kara Swisher, Co-CEO, Revere Digital; Co-Executive Editor and Co-Executive Producer, The Code Conference

Stanford S. Warshawsky, Chairman, Bismarck Capital, LLC (Vice Chairman)

Ludwig Willisch, President and CEO, BMW of North America, LLC

Legal Advisor: Phillip C. Zane, Adjunct Faculty, Dept. of Health Administration and Policy, George Mason University