Hon. Diana Lady Dougan, Director

Diana DouganAmbassador Dougan has served in senior communications technology, foreign policy and management positions for more than three decades, including appointments by three U.S. Presidents (Republican and Democrat) to Senate-confirmed positions. She is currently Chair of the Cyber Century Forum (501(c)3), Senior Advisor at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), and Co-chair of the Governing Board of the Center for Information Infrastructure and Economic Development (CIIED) under the auspices of the prestigious Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS). As the first statutory U.S. Coordinator and administratively as Assistant Secretary of State from 1982-88, Ambassador Dougan oversaw US telecom, IT and broadcast interests internationally on behalf of a dozen federal agencies. Since that time, she has continued to spearhead a diversity of multi-lateral, multi-industry initiatives and serves on a number of fiduciary and advisory boards.