Goli Ameri

Goli Ameri REPRepublican

Diplomat and politician

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Goli AmeriREPRepublican Diplomat and politician
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Goli Ameri (Persian: گلی عامری; née Yazdi; born September 26, 1956) is an Iranian-American businesswoman and former U.S. diplomat. She is the co-founder of StartItUp, a mobile technology platform that provides resources to aspiring entrepreneurs. She formerly served as Under Secretary General for Humanitarian Values and Diplomacy for the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies and U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs. Ameri ran for the U.S. House of Representatives as a Republican in 2004, and is a former U.S. Representative to the United Nations. She serves on the board of trustees of Freedom House, as well as on the Center for Middle East Public Policy advisory board of the RAND Corporation, a group of public and private sector leaders that provide guidance and support for RAND's Middle East research.

Education5 - 5 of 3
Sorbonne University
Stanford University
BA Communications
Stanford University
MA Communications
Past Positions1 - 3 of 3
United States Leasing
Magazine Columnist
Founder and President
Other Experience1 - 9 of 9
Former Trustee and Vice Chair for Development
Catlin Gabel School
National Education for Women's Leadership Oregon, Hatfield School of Government, Portland State University
Oregon Steering Committee
Campaign for Undergraduate Education, Stanford University
Special Gifts Committee
Stanford University
Executive Committee
San Francisco Republican Party
Executive Committee
Oregon Republican Party
Former member
Finance Committee for Molly Bordonaro
Finance Committee for Senator Gordon Smith
Oregon Delegate
National Republican Women's Conference