Board of Directors

The Pacific Council is governed by a Board of Directors: Directors bring to the Council their experience as leaders in business, law, non-profit organizations, international NGOs, academia, and government.

Co-Chair
Chair, U.S. Broadcasting Board of Governors (1995-2002); Vice Chair, National Democratic Institute; Advisory Council, USC Center on Public Diplomacy
Co-Chair
Chairman, The Sage Group, LLC; Former U.S. Ambassador to Finland and the European Union
Dr.
President & CEO
President & CEO, Pacific Council on International Policy
Mr.
President, Astani Enterprises, Inc.
Chairman Emeritus, Jefferies & Company
Ms.
Dean, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, University of Southern California
Former United States Ambassador to Hungary (2014-2017)
Senior Advisor, Covington & Burling LLP
President, The Otis Booth Foundation & The Evening Star Foundation
Ms.
President & CEO, United Way of Greater Los Angeles
Mr.
President & CEO, Grupo Prodensa
Chair, Audit Committee
President & CEO, Monarch Global Strategies LLC
Mr.
Chairman, Eyon Holding Group; President, Chen Yung Foundation; Vice Chairman, Taian Insurance
Ms.
Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Legal Department, AECOM
Dr.
President, Edgerton Foundation & Plastic Surgeon, SCPMG
Chair, American Council on Germany & Vice Chairman, Capital Group International, Inc.
Mr.
Chair, Governance Committee
Partner, O'Melveny & Myers LLP
Deputy Mayor for International Affairs, City of Los Angeles
Ms.
President and CEO, California Community Foundation
Chair, Membership Advisory Committee
Independent Arbitrator, Huebner Arbitration & Former U.S. Ambassador to New Zealand & Samoa
Partner, Mayer Brown LLP; U.S. Secretary of Commerce (1996-1997); U.S. Trade Representative (1993-1996)
Ms.
Founder & Chair, The Sherry Lansing Foundation
Dr.
President, Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
President & CEO, Los Angeles Urban League
Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Mr.
Chairman, Tireco, Inc.
Mr.
Vice Chairman, Capital Group Companies
U.S. Ambassador to Argentina (2009 - 2013)
Mr.
Managing Partner, Red Mountain Capital Partners, LLC
Mr.
Senior Vice President, Advancement & Chief Development Officer, Cedars-Sinai
Mr.
Managing General Partner, Clarity Partners, Inc.
Mr.
CEO, Rising Realty Partners
CEO, Motion Picture Association of America
Mr.
CEO, Red Carpet Entertainment Corp.
Board Member, National Democratic Institute & Board Member, Women for Women International
President & CEO, Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce
Mr.
Chairman and CEO, Global Eagle Acquisition Corporation
Dr.
Chair, Finance Committee
Director, Spanish-Speaking Psychosocial Clinic, Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, UCLA School of Medicine
Co-Managing Partner, Tuttle-Click Automotive Group; U.S. Ambassador to the United Kingdom (2005-2009)

Former Directors Include:

Mr.
Nicolas Berggruen
The Honorable
John Bryson
Mr.
Ronnie C. Chan
The Honorable
Warren Christopher
Mr.
Robert Eckert
Mr.
Russell Goldsmith
Ms.
Linda Griego
The Honorable
Robert Hormats
Ms.
Karen Elliot House
Ambassador
Jon Huntsman
Dr.
Irwin Jacobs
Ambassador
Susan McCaw
Mr.
William H. Neukom
Mr.
Dominic Ng
Ms.
Jane T. Olson
The Honorable
Condoleezza Rice
Mr.
James Steinberg
Dr.
Laura Tyson
Mr.
Ernest Wooden Jr.
Dr.
Janet Yellen

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