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Sally Shelton-Colby

Diplomat in Residence
School of International Service

  • Ambassador Sally Shelton-Colby has held a number of senior positions in the public, corporate and non-profit sectors and in international organizations. She has been Deputy Secretary-General of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris, France; Assistant Administrator for Global Programs at the U.S. Agency for International Development; U.S. Ambassador to Grenada, Barbados and several other Eastern Caribbean countries; Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Latin America; and Legislative Assistant to Senator (later Secretary of the Treasury) Lloyd Bentsen. She was Vice President of Bankers Trust Co., where she was responsible for managing the bank’s political risk in developing countries during the third world debt crisis of the 1980s. Ambassador Shelton-Colby has served on several non-profit boards, including the National Endowment for Democracy and the National Democratic Institute. She was a Fulbright Scholar at the Institut des Sciences Politiques in Paris.
  • Degrees

    MA, SAIS, Johns Hopkins University
  • OFFICE

  • SIS-School of Intl Service
  • East Quad Bldg - 107B
  • Tuesday 10: a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 2:45 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Friday 1:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m. And by appointment
  • CONTACT INFO

  • (202) 885-6575 (Mobile)
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Teaching

  • Spring 2014

    • SISU-106 First Year Seminar: America and the World
    • Description
  • Fall 2014

    • SIS-653 Topics in U.S. Foreign Policy: U.S. Democracy Promotion
    • Description
    • SISU-106 First Year Seminar: The U.S. and Other Worlds
    • Description