Eric F. Green arrived in Poland in July 2018 and serves as the Deputy Chief of Mission. He is a career member of the Senior Foreign Service.
Prior to coming to Warsaw, he was the Director of the Office of Russian Affairs in the U.S. State Department’s Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs. Previously, he was the Director of the Office of Policy, Plans and Coordination in the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement. Mr. Green’s other assignments include Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Reykjavik, Iceland; Minister-Counselor for Political Affairs at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow; Principal
Officer at the U.S. Consulate in Adana, Turkey; and Chief of Staff for the Secretary of State’s Policy Planning Office. He also worked for five years helping to devise and implement U.S. strategy on the Northern Ireland Peace Process, both in Belfast and Washington. His other overseas postings were in Kyiv, Ukraine and Manila, Philippines. He entered the diplomatic service in 1990.
Mr. Green holds a B.A. from Grinnell College and an M.A. in International Relations from Yale University. He is married to the former Erica Jacobs. They have two children, Rebecca and Miles.