Michael S.Klecheski appointed as Ambassador of the USA to Mongolia

Politics
misheel@montsame.gov.mn
2019-01-07 10:27:37

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The United States House of Representatives confirmed the nomination of to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the US to Mongolia Michael S.Klecheski on January 2.  

Mr. Michael S.Klecheski was included in the list of political appointments presented by the President of the United States Donald Trump  last August.

The newly appointed Ambassador previously served as Deputy Chief of Mission at the United States Embassy in Manila, Philippines since 2015.  He has also served as Deputy Chief of Mission at the United States Embassy in Kazakhstan and in other overseas assignments in Russia, Iraq, Switzerland, and Poland.  

Mr. Klecheski earned a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University and a Master of Philosophy from Columbia University, speaks Russian, Polish, French and Tagalog. He lives with his wife and three children.