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United States Ambassador to Hungary

Eleni Tsakopoulos Kounalakis, United States Ambassador to Hungary. Recipient Medal of St. Paul, Greek Orthodox Church of America, 2006. Trustee San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center, Robert Redford's Sundance Preserve, Democratic National Convention; at-large member California State Central Committee.

Background

Kounalakis, Eleni Tsakopoulos was born in 1966 in Sacramento.

Education

Bachelor, Dartmouth University, 1989. Master of Business Administration, University California, Berkeley, 1992.

Career

Project manager AKT Development Corporation, 1993—1998, president, 1998—2010. Co-founder AKT Investments, Sacramento, since 2002. United States ambassador to Republic of Hungary United States Department State, Budapest, since 2009.

Commissioner California State World Trade Commission. Founder Tsakopoulos Kounalakis lecture series Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Founder, Tsakopoulos-Kounalakis, chair Stanford University.

Board directors Sacramento Metro Chamber of Commerce.

Membership

Trustee San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center, Robert Redford's Sundance Preserve, Democratic National Convention. At-large member California State Central Committee.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, skiing.

Connections

Married Markos Kounalakis, 2000. Children: Neo, Eon.

spouse:
Markos Kounalakis

children:
Neo Kounalakis

Eon Kounalakis