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Congressional Circle

The US-Asia Institute Congressional Circle is an alumni association of current and former Congressional advisors who have participated in USAI programs including off-the-record briefings and delegations to the region over the past 30 years.

The Congressional Circle:

-Recommends potential delegates to travel on future staff and Member delegations

-Advises USAI on programming, projects, and other issues vis-á-vis Congress

-Makes introductions to individuals and organization that might be interested in partnering with USAI on programs and events of mutual benefit; and

-Assists in expanding our corporate network




Our Members

Chris McCannell, Eris Group, Congressional Circle Chairman

Rachel MacKnight, USAI Congressional Circle Vice Chairman

Jeremy Berkowitz, Deloitte

Paul Bock, Holland & Knight

Jeff Choudhry, Nickles Group

Steve Denis, Small Business Finance Association

Ruben Duran, PhRMA

Jonathan Gregory, Yorktown Solutions

Surya Gunasekara, Section VII Strategies

Jeremy Haldeman, American Refugee Committee

Sheila Kennett Johnson, Author

Louis Lauter, CSIS

Donald J. Morrissey, Huawei

Gregg Sheiowitz, Zurich North America

Sydney Stone, Alibaba

James Travis, Monsanto