Consular Corps College

The National Association of Foreign Consuls in the United States


The College is governed by its members and by a Board of Chancellors elected annually for three year terms. Officers elected by the Board include a Dean (CEO), and a Director General (COO).

Any consular officer currently recognized by the United States Department of State as well as current and former protocol officers, current consular staff members, and corporations providing service to consuls in the execution of their duties may join the Consular Corps College.

Board of Chancellors


Siri Frette Allsted, Head of Administrative and Consular Affairs,
Embassy of Norway, Washington, DC

Vice Dean:

John Wright, Consul (Hon.) of Sénégal — St. Louis, MO
and Membership Chair for the Midwest

Director General:

Katherine H. Moss — Bethesda, MD


In Alphabetical Order

Stefano Acunto, Vice Consul (Hon.) of Italy — New York, NY
Membership Chair for the East Coast

Gayle Anderson, Chief Protocol Officer for Las Vegas – Las Vegas, NV
Membership Co-Chair for the West Coast

Berj Apkarian, Consul (Hon.) of Armenia — Fresno, CA

Krista Bard, Consul General (Hon.) of Lithuania – Philadelphia, PA

Kathleen Blakely, Consul General (Hon.) of Japan — Las Vegas, NV

Ingrida Bublys, Consul General (Hon.) of Lithuania — Cleveland, OH

Christian Domeny, Consul (Hon.) of Hungary – Charlotte, NC

Edward L. Fanucchi, Vice Consul (Hon.) of Italy (Emeritus) — Fresno, CA
Membership Co-Chair for the West Coast

Eivind Heiberg, Consul General (Hon.) of Norway — Minneapolis, MN

Mark Jackson, Consul General (Hon.) of Japan — Birmingham, AL

Edward Paul, Consul (Hon.) of Belize — Wilmington, NC

Deanna Tryon, Chief of Protocol, Silicon Valley Office of Protocol — Los Altos, CA

Louis J. Vella, Consul General (Hon.) of Malta — San Francisco, CA