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Timothy John Roemer

Timothy John Roemer, United States Ambassador to India, former United States Representative from Indiana.


  • Roemer, Timothy John was born on October 30, 1956 in South Bend, Indiana, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Political Science, University California, San Diego, 1979. Master of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy in International Relations, University Notre Dame, 1986.


    • Staff assistant to representative John Brademas United States Congress. Defense, trade and foreign policy advisor to Senator Dennis DeConcini United States Senate. Member United States Congress from 3rd Indiana district, 1991—2003.

      Partner Johnston & Associates, Washington, 2003. President Center for National Policy, 2003—2009. United States ambassador to India United States Department State, New Delhi, since 2009.

      Commissioner The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (The 9-11 Commission), 2002—2004. Member United States Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation & Terrorism, 2008. Board directors Oshkosh Corporation, 2007—2009.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    • Married Sally Lee Johnston, 1989. Children: Patrick, Matthew, Sarah, Grace.
    • spouse: Sally Lee Johnston
    • children: Patrick Roemer
    • Matthew Roemer
    • Sarah Roemer
    • Grace Roemer
    Timothy John Roemer
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    Born October 30, 1956
    (age 61)
    • 1979
      University California
    • 1986
      Doctor of Philosophy in International Relations
    • 1991 - 2003
      member, United States Congress from 3rd Indiana district
    • 2003
      partner, Johnston & Associates
      Washington, United States
    • 2003 - 2009
      president, Center for National Policy
    • 2009
      United States ambassador, to India United States Department State
      New Delhi, Delhi, India, India
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