Eric Schwartz

Dean, Humphrey School of Public Affairs (2011 – Present)
Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees and Migration (2009 – 2012)
Executive Director, Connect U.S. Fund (2007 – 2009)
Deputy Special Envoy for Tsunami Recovery (2005 – 2007)
Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights (2003 – 2005)

David S. Weissbrodt

Professor of Law, University of Minnesota (1985 – Present)
Founding Board Member, Center for Victims of Torture (1985); Board Member (1985 – 2009, Emeritus 2014)
Member of the Board of Trustees of the U.N. Trust Fund for Contemporary Forms of Slavery (2005 – present); Chairperson (2008)
UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights on Non-Citizens (2000-03)
Member, UN Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights (1996-2003); Chairperson (2001-02)


William H. Taft IV

Attorney at Law, Fried Frank (Present)
Legal Advisor of the State Department (2001 – 2005)
Permanent Representative to NATO (1989 – 1992)
Deputy Secretary of Defense (1984 – 1989)
General Counsel of the Department of Defense (1981 – 1984)


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