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JOHN L. WASHBURN

Background

  • WASHBURN, JOHN L. was born on June 8, 1937 in Duluth, Minnesota, United States of America.

  • Education

    • Harvard University, United States of America, 1959, Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude, 1962, Bachelor of Laws. Spoken languages: English.

    Career

    • Director, Executive Office(s) of the Secretary-General, United Nations since 1987. Member, Special Assistant to the Director, Policy Planning Staff, United States Department of State, 1985-1987. Regional Labor Attach£, United States Embassy, Jakarta, Indonesia, 1982-1985.

      Night Shift Chairman, Iran Hostage Task Force, United States Department of State, 1979. Deputy Director, Office of International Economic Policy, Bureau of International Organization Affairs, United States Department of State, Washington, District of Columbia, 1978-1981. Congressional Fellow, United States Congress, 1977-1978.

      Deputy Director, Office of Multilateral Affairs, Bureau of International Organization Affairs, United States Department of State, 1976-1977.

    Membership

    Member Council on Foreign Relations, United States of America.

    Personality

    Interests

    Peace and security of nations. International law; human rights. Drug abuse; environment.

    Human resources in economic development. Sailing, skeet shooting, fishing, collections of hats and diaries.

    Connections

    • Spouse Deborah, National of United States of America.
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