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Richard R. Burt

Born: 3-Feb-1947
Birthplace: Sewell, Chile

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Hispanic
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Diplomat
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Ambassador to Germany, 1985-89

Wife: Gahl Hodges Burt (div., two children)
Son: Christopher (b. 1987)
Daughter: (b. 1992)

    University: BA, Cornell University (1969)
    University: MA, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University (1972)
    Scholar: Senior research associate, Naval War College (1972)

    IEP Advisors Chairman (1994-)
    Barbour, Griffith & Rogers International Director (past)
    McKinsey & Company Partner (1991-94)
    US Official Chief negotiator, Strategic Nuclear Arms (START) (1989-91)
    US Ambassador to Germany (1985-89)
    US Assistant Secretary of State for European Affairs (1983-85)
    US Assistant Secretary of State for Politico-Military Affairs (1981-82)
    The New York Times National Security Correspondent, DC (1977-80)
    Campaign for American Leadership in the Middle East
    International Institute for Strategic Studies Assistant Director (1975-77)
    International Institute for Strategic Studies Research associate (1973-75)
    European-American Institute for Security Research Consultant (1973)
    The Boston Globe Copy editor (1971)
    Carlyle Group Advisor
    Member of the Board of Hollinger International (1994-2003)
    Member of the Board of Weirton Steel Chairman
    Member of the Board of Archer Daniels Midland (1996-)
    Member of the Board of Anchor Gaming (1999-)
    Member of the Board of Powerhouse Technologies (1994-99)
    Member of the Board of Homestake Mining (1998-2001)
    Hollinger International Audit Committee
    Hudson Institute Consultant (1973)
    RAND Corporation Consultant (1973)
    American Council on Germany Vice Chairman
    American Institute for Contemporary German Studies Board of Directors
    Aspen Institute Middle East Strategy Group
    Atlantic Partnership Chairman of Diligence
    Center for Strategic & International Studies Senior Advisor
    Council of American Ambassadors
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Friends of Dick Lugar
    Friends of Joe Lieberman
    Friends of Roy Blunt
    George W. Bush for President
    Grow PAC
    John McCain 2008
    McCain 2000
    McCain-Palin Compliance Fund
    Straight Talk America
    Traveled to the USSR for the funeral of Konstantin Chernenko (Mar-1985)

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