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Wednesday 28 March, Secretary-General António Guterres announced the appointment of Rosemary DiCarlo of the United States, President of the National Committee on American Foreign Policy and Senior Fellow at the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, Yale University, as Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs.
Mrs. DiCarlo succeeds Jeffrey Feltman of the United States, who completes his assignment on 31 March 2018.
Mrs. DiCarlo brings more than 35 years of experience in public service and academia. During her distinguished career with the United States Department of State, she served, inter alia, as Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations with the rank and status of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary. In that capacity, she represented the United States at the Security Council, General Assembly and other UN bodies.
Prior assignments included Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs, and Director for United Nations Affairs at the National Security Council in Washington D.C. Her overseas tours took her to the US Embassies in Moscow and Oslo.
Mrs. DiCarlo graduated from Brown University with a B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. in Comparative Literature, as well as Slavic Languages and Literature. She speaks French and Russian.
Born in Providence, Rhode Island, Mrs. DiCarlo is married.