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Sally Shelton-Colby IR Hurst Sr Professorial School of International Service

Contact
Send email to Sally Shelton-Colby
(202) 885-0624 (Mobile)
SIS - School of International Service
East Quad Bldg - 1Fl
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
Degrees
MA, SAIS, Johns Hopkins University

Bio
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.
For the Media
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Teaching

Spring 2020

  • HNRS-398 Honors Challenge Course

  • SIS-793 Practicum in Int'l Affairs: Wicked Challenge to US Sec

  • SISU-230 Analysis of US Foreign Policy

  • SISU-230 Analysis of US Foreign Policy

Fall 2020

  • SIS-793 Practicum in Int'l Affairs: Wicked Challenge to US Sec

  • SISU-230 Analysis of US Foreign Policy

  • SISU-396 Selected Topics:Non-Recurring: How to Write a Decision Memo

  • SISU-396 Selected Topics:Non-Recurring: How to Write a Decision Memo

  • SISU-396 Selected Topics:Non-Recurring: How to Write a Decision Memo