Directors and Staff


Christopher J. Griffin Executive Director
David Adesnik Policy Director
Evan Beese Staff Assistant
Ellen Bork Senior Fellow
Tzvi Kahn Senior Policy Analyst
Lindsay Markle Government Relations Associate
Evan Moore Senior Policy Analyst
Patrick O'Connor Director of Operations
Ryan Richardson External Affairs Associate
Hannah Thoburn Eurasia Analyst

Board of Directors

Mission Statement

The Foreign Policy Initiative seeks to promote an active U.S. foreign policy committed to robust support for democratic allies, human rights, a strong American military equipped to meet the challenges of the 21st century, and strengthening America’s global economic competitiveness.
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