Board of Directors

The 2017-18 USIEF Board of Directors are:

Members from the U.S.

Members from India


Honorary Co-Chairperson

Ambassador, U.S. Embassy


Honorary Co-Chairperson
Dr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar
Foreign Secretary of India


Mr. Jeffrey Sexton
Minister Counselor for Public Affairs
U.S. Embassy
Shantipath, Chanakyapuri
New Delhi - 110 021


Mr. Munu Mahawar
Joint Secretary (Americas)
Ministry of External Affairs
South Block, New Delhi - 110 001

Dr. Craig Dicker
Cultural Affairs Officer
American Center
24, Kasturba Gandhi Marg
New Delhi - 110 001



Mr. Michael Koch
Vice President
Boeing Defence, Space & Security - India
3rd Floor, DLF Building 
Sansad Marg, Janpath
New Delhi - 110 001


Ms. Namrata Kumar
Deputy Director General  
Indian Council for Cultural Relations
Azad Bhavan, IP Estate
New Delhi - 110 002


Ms. Patricia Dhar 
Director of Admissions
American Embassy School
16, Golf Links
New Delhi - 110 003


Dr. Rajiv Sharma
Advisor and Head
Technology Mission Division
Department of Science & Technology
Technology Bhavan
New Mehrauli Road
New Delhi - 110 016


Prof. Kushal Sen
Department of Textile Technology 
Indian Institute of Technology 
Hauz Khas
New Delhi - 110 016