Charles Rudolph Paul became ambassador of the Marshall Islands on Sept. 9, after his predecessor, Ambassador Banny deBrum, died in March 2011.
Ambassador Paul most recently served as first secretary for health and education affairs at the Marshall Islands Embassy in Washington since 2007, having been appointed chargé d’affaires and deputy chief of mission in February 2008.
Ambassador Paul graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in economics and a minor in business management from Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland, in 2003. He also worked as an intern at the International Programs Center of the U.S. Census Bureau at the Department of Commerce in Washington, D.C.
After his graduation in 2003, Ambassador Paul worked as an economic research specialist with the Marshall Islands Office of Compact Negotiations at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The following year, he served as chief of performance monitoring, evaluation, and aid coordination at the Economic Policy, Planning and Statistics Office (EPPSO) in Majuro.
Ambassador Paul is the son of Rudolph and Irene Paul of Ebeye, Kwajalein Atoll in the Republic of the Marshall Islands.
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Last Edited on May 24, 2012