PRESIDENT OBAMA APPOINTS KEVIN NEALER TO THE PRESIDENT’S INTELLIGENCE ADVISORY BOARD

October 6, 2014

The White House: Office of the Press Secretary, October 1, 2014

President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts

 

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to appoint the following individuals to key Administration posts:

Dean C. Garfield – Member, Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations

Harold McGraw III – Member, Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations

Bob Stallman – Member, Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations

Bradford J. White – Member, Advisory Council on Historic Preservation

Lisa Borin Ogden – Member, Board of Governors of the United Service Organizations, Incorporated

Sakurako Fisher – General Trustee, Board of Trustees of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Maura Corby Sullivan – Assistant Secretary for Public and Intergovernmental Affairs, Department of Veterans Affairs

Naomi L. Nelson – Member, National Historical Publications and Records Commission

 

President Obama also announced his appointment of the following individuals to key Administration posts:

Brad D. Smith – Member, President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability for Young Americans

Michèle A. Flournoy – Member, President’s Intelligence Advisory Board

Kevin Nealer – Member, President’s Intelligence Advisory Board

 

President Obama said, “I am grateful that these impressive individuals have chosen to dedicate their talents to serving the American people at this important time for our country.  I look forward to working with them in the months and years ahead.”

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Kevin Nealer, Appointee for Member, President’s Intelligence Advisory Board

Kevin Nealer is a Principal and Partner at the Scowcroft Group.  He joined the company in 1993.  From 1990 to 1991, Mr. Nealer was a Fulbright professor in the People’s Republic of China.  From 1982 to 1987, he served on the Professional Staff of the Senate Democratic Policy Committee, and was previously a Foreign Service Officer with the Department of State.  Mr. Nealer has served as a lecturer, program moderator, and adjunct professor at the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business.  He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and serves on the American Board of the Australian American Leadership Dialogue.  From 2011 to 2013, he served as a Member of the Board of Directors of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation.  Mr. Nealer received a B.A. from the University of Michigan and a J.D. from Case Western Reserve University School of Law.