Global Leadership Council

The Global Leadership Council is a national group of political and business leaders, international affairs experts, and community changemakers who help bolster America’s relationship with the United Nations. Members serve in both a philanthropic and advisory capacity with BWC, promoting greater U.S. engagement with the United Nations. 


Ambassador Thomas Pickering, Washington, D.C.                                                                                                                                                   


Catherine Bertini, Homer, NY

Dr. Esther Brimmer, Washington, DC

Former Representative Alexander Crenshaw, Jacksonville, FL

Former U.S. Representative David Cicilline, Rhode Island

Ambassador Eileen Donahoe, Portola Valley, CA

The Honorable William Draper III, San Francisco, CA

Leonard Egan, Washington, D.C.

Brad Figel, Washington, DC

Ariadne Getty, Los Angeles, CA

Ambassador Anthony S. Harrington, Washington, D.C.

Ambassador Stuart W. Holliday, Washington, D.C.

Frank Islam & Debbie Driesman, Potomac, MD

Former Senator Mark Kirk, Chicago, IL   

William H. Moore, Raleigh, NC

Ambassador George E. Moose, Washington D.C.

The Honorable Andrew S. Natsios, College Station, TX

Ambassador John D. Negroponte, Washington, D.C.

Janet Ross, New York, NY

Adele Simmons, Chicago, IL

Davis Smith, Salt Lake City, UT

Akila Somasegar, Seattle, WA

Gillian Sorensen, New York, NY

The Honorable Ann Veneman, Sacramento, CA