Ana A. Escrogima joined the Yemen Affairs Unit in June of 2017 as the Deputy Chief of Mission. Her previous overseas assignments include as Public Affairs Officer in Algiers, Political and Consular Officer in Damascus, Arabic Regional Spokesperson at the State Department Dubai Regional Media Hub, and Political Officer in Baghdad. She has served domestically as the Special Assistant to the Undersecretary for Political Affairs, Deputy Director for the Near Eastern Affairs Bureau of Press and Public Diplomacy, and Deputy Director for Syria. She has also served as a Rusk Fellow at Georgetown University’s Institute for Diplomacy, and as a State Department Diplomat-in-Residence for the New York Metro area.
Ms. Escrogima holds a Bachelor degree from Brown University and a Masters in International Affairs from Columbia’s School of International and Public Affairs. She hails from New York City.