Leadership

The U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress is grateful to have the leadership of such distinguished individuals, who donate their time and expertise pro bono.

Executive Committee

President:  Cliff Stearns
Vice President: Martin Frost
Secretary: Tim Petri
Treasurer: Karen Thurman
Past President:Barbara Kennelly

Board of Directors

  • Mary Bono
  • Jack Buechner
  • Ann Marie Buerkle
  • Dave Camp
  • Bob Carr
  • Bob Clement
  • Jim Courter
  • Jim Coyne
  • Jo Ann Emerson
  • Vic Fazio
  • Mike Ferguson
  • Martin Frost
  • Phil Gingrey
  • Lee H. Hamilton
  • Dennis Hertel
  • Jim Jones
  • Barbara Kennelly
  • Jim Kolbe
  • Ken Kramer
  • Ray LaHood
  • H. Martin Lancaster
  • Steve LaTourette
  • Dan Maffei
  • Jim Matheson
  • Norm Mineta
  • Jim Moran
  • Connie Morella
  • L.F. Payne
  • Tim Petri
  • Nick Rahall
  • Ron Sarasin
  • Richard T. Schultz
  • David Skaggs
  • Olympia Snowe
  • Cliff Stearns
  • Karen Thurman
  • Jim Walsh
  • Albert Wynn

Chairs of The Congressional Study Groups

The Congressional Study Group on Germany (Established 1983)

  • Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL)
  • Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH)
  • Rep. Charles W. Dent (R-PA)
  • Rep. Theodore E. Deutch (D-FL)

The Congressional Study Group on Japan (Established 1993)

  • Sen. Mazie K. Hirono (D-HI)
  • Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK)
  • Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO)
  • Rep. Billy Long (R-MO)
  • Rep. Jim McDermott (D-WA), Emertius

The Congressional Study Group on Turkey (Established 2004)

  • Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-VA)
  • Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY)

The Congressional Study Group on Europe (Established 2011)

  • Sen. John Boozman (R-AR)
  • Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT)
  • Rep. Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE)
  • Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT)