Katherine Brucker is a career member of the U.S. Foreign Service who is the United States Chargé d’ Affaires to Cote d’Ivoire. Her assignments include both bilateral and multilateral work as well as extensive experience on the Secretary of State’s staff.
Ms. Brucker began her career in 1994 as an Economic Officer in Port-au-Prince, Haiti where she concentrated on economic development in a post-conflict society. She transferred to Bonn in 1996 where she worked as a Consular Officer and then as the Staff Assistant to the Ambassador. In 1998 she joined the State Department’s Executive Secretariat and spent the next two years supporting Secretary Albright’s foreign travel, a job that took her to over thirty countries.