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James I. Wasserstrom

James I. Wasserstrom, American diplomat. Board directors Atlantic Theater Company, New York City, since 1994, Gilsey House, Incorporated, New York York City, since 1997. Member Foreign Policy Association.

Background

  • Wasserstrom, James I. was born on October 25, 1955 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of William Jacob and Rose Ruth (Friedenberg) Wasserstrom.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in German and History, Tufts University, 1977. Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, 1980.

    Career

    • Programmer, administrative officer United Nations Development Programme, Port Morosby, Papua New Guinea, 1981-1983, Seoul, 1983-1985, recruitment officer New York City, 1985-1987. Chief finance and fundraising United Nations Capital Development Fund, 1988-1993. Chief finance Bureau for Policy and Programme Support United Nations Development Programme, 1993-1996.

      Country advisor United Nations Capital Development Programme, New York City, since 1996. Member advisory board Fletcher Forum, Medford, Massachusetts, 1990-1991.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

    Membership

    Board directors Atlantic Theater Company, New York City, since 1994, Gilsey House, Incorporated, New York York City, since 1997. Member Foreign Policy Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Theater, sports, running.

    Connections

    • Married Denise Elaine Plaza, August 9, 1985. Children: Alessandra Rose, Celena Michaela.
    • father: William Jacob Wasserstrom
    • mother: Rose Ruth (Friedenberg) Wasserstrom
    • spouse: Denise Elaine Plaza
    • children: Alessandra Rose Wasserstrom
    • Celena Michaela Wasserstrom
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    Born October 25, 1955
    (age 61)
    • 1977
      Tufts University
    • 1980
      Tufts University
    • 1983 - 1985
      Programmer
      Seoul, Seoul-t'ukpyolsi, Republic of Korea
    • 1988 - 1993
      chief finance and fundraising United Nations Capital Development Fund
    • 1993 - 1996
      chief finance Bureau for Policy and Programme Support United Nations Development Programme
    • 1996
      country advisor, United Nations Capital Development Programme