Molly Montgomery to oversee US-European relations
Molly Montgomery is the new Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs at the US Department of State.
Montgomery has served in Sarajevo, Riga, Kabul and Dubai, while at the State Department she served in the Office of Eastern European Affairs and the Executive Secretariat.
From 2017-18, Montgomery advised Vice President Mike Pence on strategy, policy development, and engagement toward Europe. Lately, she was a vice president in the Europe practice at Albright Stonebridge Group, a global business strategy firm chaired by former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.
Montgomery tweeted about her appointment:
On Wednesday, I rejoined @StateDept as a Deputy Assistant Secretary for European & Eurasian Affairs. It’s an honor to return to public service and a joy to be back “home” and working alongside terrific career colleagues who have endured so much of late. 1/2 pic.twitter.com/jL2pD4DmJ8
— Molly Montgomery (@MollyMontgomery) January 23, 2021