Douglas C. Greene's Biography
Douglas C. Greene, DCM
has been Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S.
Embassy in Warsaw
since July 2012. He is a career Foreign Service officer and a member of the Senior Foreign
Mr. Greene joined the U.S. Department of State in 1980. He has served in Lebanon, Morocco
(twice), Yugoslavia, Tunisia, Syria,
and Saudi Arabia, including
assignments as Principal Officer in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia and Casablanca, Morocco.
His most recent assignment was as Deputy Chief of Mission
at the U.S. Embassy in Abu Dhabi,
United Arab Emirates,
from September 2008 until August 2011.
Mr. Greene has served as Syria Desk Officer, Deputy Director of International
Peacekeeping and Humanitarian Operations, Executive Assistant to three
Undersecretaries for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs, and Deputy Executive
Secretary of the State Department under Secretaries Powell and Rice.
Mr. Greene graduated from Colgate University
in 1977 with a degree in Political Science and Russian Area Studies. He
received a Master of Science from the National Defense
University in 2000.
Before joining the Foreign Service, he worked for the Department of Defense as
an analyst and as a Congressional Relations specialist for Rockwell
International corporation. The son of a Foreign Service officer,
Mr. Greene spent his early years in Mexico,
Iran, Lebanon, and Turkey.
Mr. Greene is married to Randa Habib Greene. They have two sons, Brandon