Log In

Lester E. Munson, III Edit Profile

Legislative staff member

Lester E. Munson, III, American legislative staff member.


III, Lester E. Munson, was born on October 18, 1967 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.


Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, University Chicago, 1989. Master of Science, St. John's College, 1996.


Legislative assistant to Republican Henry J. Hyde United States House of Representatives, Washington, 1989—1993. Associate staff member United States House Task Force to Investigate Certain Allegations Concerning the Holding of American Hostages by Iran in 1980, 1991—1992. Communications director United States House International Relations Committee, 1999—2001.

Senior professional staff member United States Senate Foreign Relations Committee, 2001—2003. Deputy assistant administrator United States Agency for International Development (United States Agency for International Development), 2003—2007. Chief of staff to Republican Mark Kirk United States House of Representatives, 2007—2011.

Chief of staff to Senator Mark Kirk United States Senate, since 2011.