Colin Cleary

Director for Energy Diplomacy for Europe, Western Hemisphere and Africa, U.S. Department of State

Colin Cleary serves as Director for Energy Diplomacy for Europe, the Western Hemisphere and Africa in the State Department’s Bureau of Energy Resources. Previously, he represented the Department, via the Bureau of Intelligence and Research, as Chair of an interagency body charged with identifying intelligence gaps. Mr. Cleary served as Political Counselor at U.S. Embassy Kyiv and Science Counselor at U.S. Embassy Moscow. Other Embassy assignments include Madrid, Warsaw, Kampala and Mexico City. Mr. Cleary has been a fellow at both the U.S. Institute of Peace and the Institute for the Study of Diplomacy at Georgetown University.