Senior Vice President for Europe, Eurasia, and the Arctic, and Director, Europe Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies
Heather Conley


Heather Conley is Senior Vice-President for Europe, Eurasia and the Arctic and Director of the Europe Program at CSIS in Washington DC. She previously served as an executive with the American National Red Cross, and as Deputy Assistant Secretary of State in the US Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs. She began her career in the Bureau of Political–Military Affairs at the US Department of State and worked with the coordinator of US assistance to the newly independent states of the former Soviet Union. She is a member of the WEF’s Global Agenda Council on the Arctic.