"US National Security: A Post-Election Assessment of the Challenges Ahead"

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2012 at 6:00pm-9:00pm

Stamford Yacht Club

97 Ocean Drive West, Stamford, CT 06902


$105-public; FREE-AR; $95-AR guests

The public is invited to attend an Ambassadors’ Roundtable series dinner presentation by Dr. Lori E. Murray on U.S. National Security- A Post-Election Assessment of the Challenges Ahead. This event will take place at the Stamford Yacht Club on November 28, 2012.

Dr. Murray will hold the Distinguished National Security Chair at the US Naval Academy starting in January 2013. She is the former Special Advisor to the President and Director of ACDA on the Chemical Weapons Convention, and helped oversee the bipartisan approval of the Chemical Weapons Convention in 1997. She also served as Assistant Director for Multilateral Affairs of the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency during the Clinton Administration. She has worked as Director of Democracy Programs for Russia and the Newly Independent States at the International Republican Institute and as a Professional Associate at the National Academy of Sciences on proliferation and arms control issues.

Dr. Murray’s congressional experience includes having worked for almost a decade as senior legislative assistant, national security policy. Subsequent to this position, Dr. Murray served as a consultant and then as Acting Executive Director and Senior Advisor to The U.S.-China Security Review Commission. Dr. Murray has also served as a consultant to the President’s Commission on Weapons of Mass Destruction and U.S. Intelligence Capabilities.