Amb. Harriet Lee Elam-Thomas on Diversifying US Diplomacy

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Ambassador Harriet Lee Elam-Thomas. She talks to us about her new book and autobiography “Diversifying Diplomacy: My Journey from Roxbury to Dakar published Potomac Books, and international diplomacy today and more. Amb Elam-Thomas is a trailblazing black ambassador and professor who continues to create history by developing a new generation of diverse diplomats. She has held numerous posts abroad over the course of her forty-two-year career, including positions in Greece, Turkey, Cyprus, France, Belgium, Mali, Senegal, and the Ivory Coast. She retired in 2005 from the U.S. State Department as a senior foreign-service officer with the rank of career minister and currently directs the University of Central Florida Diplomacy Program.

Guest Amb. Harriet Lee Elam-Thomas.

Host: Wuyi Jacobs

Credits:

Cheryl Duncan, Cheryl Duncan & Company Inc.

Kathy Davis, producer of Heart Of Mind / WBAI 99.5 FM Pacifica Radio

Music

Music: Hugh Masekela (Apr 4, 1939 - Jan 23, 2018). (1) Highlife, (2) You Told Your Mama Not to Worry


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