- NBR - The National Bureau of Asian Research

Executive Leadership Group

Kenneth B. Pyle

Founding President

Richard J. Ellings


Roy D. Kamphausen

Senior Vice President for Research; Director of the Washington, D.C., office

Karolos J. Karnikis

Senior Vice President, Information Management and Technology

Michael Wills

Senior Vice President, Strategy and Finance

Kailani Cordell

Vice President, Operations and Human Resources


Deborah T. Cooper

Assistant Director, Washington, D.C., Office

Brian Franchell

Project Associate, Political and Security Affairs

Clara Gillispie

Senior Director of Trade, Economic, and Energy Affairs

Sara Itagaki

Project Associate

Jessica Keough

Managing Editor of Asia Policy

Amanda Keverkamp

Executive Assistant to the President and Assistant Director, Operations

Tiffany Ma

Senior Director of Political and Security Affairs

Tabitha Mallory

Director of Corporate Relations and Fellow

Jennie Mattingly

Accounting Manager

Audrey Mossberger

Senior Events Manager

Andy Nguyen

Project Associate

Nadège Rolland

Senior Project Director for Political and Security Affairs

Craig Scanlan

Project Manager

Laura Schwartz

Project Manager

Alison Szalwinski

Assistant Director

Sandra Ward

Director for Communications and Brand Development

Joshua Ziemkowski

Publications Director

Fellows and Research Assistants

Jessica Drun

Bridge Award Fellow

Xiaodon Liang

Research Assistant, Political and Security Affairs


Grace DeMun

Operations Intern

Meghan Donohue

Intern, Slade Gorton International Policy Center

Mike Dyer

Intern with the John M. Shalikashvili Chair in National Security Studies

Bruno Fiorentini

Publications Intern

Ashley Johnson

Trade, Economic, and Energy Affairs Intern

Claire Chaeryung Lee

Political and Security Affairs Intern

Greg Shtraks

Political and Security Affairs Intern

Kela Wong

Publications Intern