Madeleine K. Albright

is a principal of The Albright Group, LLC, and is chair and principal of Albright Capital Management, LLC. Formerly, Albright was the 64th US secretary of state and the first female secretary of state. Albright also served as the US permanent representative to the United Nations. She is the first Michael and Virginia Mortara endowed distinguished professor in diplomacy at the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service. She chairs both the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs and the Pew Global Attitudes Project, and serves as president of the Truman Scholarship Foundation. Albright co-chairs the UNDP’s Commission on Legal Empowerment of the Poor, serves on the Board of Directors of the Council on Foreign Relations, the Board of Trustees for the Aspen Institute, and the Board of Directors of the Center for a New American Security. Albright is author of three books, including Memo to the President: How We Can Restore America's Reputation and Leadership (Harper, 2008).

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