Associate Dean, State Department Foreign Service Institute
Gregory Thome has been a U.S. diplomat for 28 years. His overseas tours of duty include assignments to U.S. Embassies in Cameroon, Morocco, Iraq, Finland, Guyana, Brazil and Gabon. He has also served several tours in Washington DC, including his current post as an Associate Dean at the National Foreign Affairs Training Center. He began his career as a Peace Corps Volunteer. Throughout his career, Greg has gained extensive experience negotiating in a variety of cross-cultural settings. He holds degrees in Spanish Literature and Strategic Intelligence; speaks four languages fluently; and can at least order a beer in eight more.