Suzy George

Chief Operating Officer

Suzy George is ONE’s Chief Operating Officer (COO) where she oversees finance, human resources, information technology, and global operations departments.

Suzy previously served as Deputy Assistant to the President, Executive Secretary and Chief of Staff of the National Security Council under President Obama and National Security Advisor Susan Rice. In this capacity, she oversaw administrative, budget and personnel matters and focused on strategic planning, operations and crisis management for the NSC.

Before joining the NSC, Suzy served as a principal at The Albright Stonebridge Group LLC, an international strategic consulting firm, on the operations committee of Albright Capital Management and as a principal with The Albright Group LLC. Previously, she served as Deputy Chief of Staff for the Department of State for Secretary Madeleine Albright. She also served as Special Assistant and Assistant Counsel to Ambassador Albright, then the U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations. Prior to her government service, Suzy worked at the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs.

Suzy holds a BA from Mount Holyoke College and a JD from the George Washington University Law School. She is a board member of the National Security Education Board, National Security Action, and the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs.

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David McNair

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Dorine Nininahazwe

AU and East Africa Director

Emily Wigens

Italy and the Netherlands Director

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EU and France Director

Gayle E. Smith

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Jennifer Lotito

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John Spears

Chief of Staff

Kate Critchley

Executive Director, Global Communications

Oulie Keita

Francophone West Africa Director

Romilly Greenhill

UK Director

Rudo Kwaramba-Kayombo

Africa Executive Director

Serah Makka-Ugbabe

Nigeria Director

Stephan Exo-Kreischer

Germany Director

Stuart Hickox

Canada Director

Tim Cole

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Tom Hart

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