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: Constance A. “Connie” Morella (R-MD) Vice President: Barbara Kennelly (D-CT) Treasurer: Jim Walsh


Secretary: Bill Delahunt (D-MA)





















Past President: Dennis Hertel (D-MI) Honorary Co-Chair: Speaker J. Dennis Hastert Honorary Co-Chair: Secretary Norman Y. Mineta Honorary Co-Chair: Speaker Tom Foley†


Board of Directors

Jack Buechner

Beverly Byron

Russ Carnahan

Bob Carr

Bob Clement

Jim Courter

Jim Coyne

Bill Delahunt

Phil English

Louis Frey

Martin Frost

Dan Glickman

Bart Gordon

Lee Hamilton

Margaret Heckler

James Jones

Scott Klug

Jim Kolbe

Ken Kramer

Larry LaRocco

Matthew McHugh

Norman Mineta

Mike Parker

Ron Sarasin

Richard Schulze

Jim Slattery

David Skaggs

Cliff Stearns

James Symington

Olympia Snowe



Chairs of The Congressional Study Groups

The Congressional Study Group on Germany

(Established 1983)

The Congressional Study Group on Japan

(Established 1993)

The Congressional Study Group on Turkey

(Established 2004)

The Congressional Study Group on Europe

(Established 2011)

Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL)

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH)

Rep. Charlie Dent (R-PA)

Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH)

Sen. Mazie K. Hirono (D-HI)

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK)

Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO)

Rep. Billy Long (R-MO)

Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-VA)

Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY)

Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT)

Rep. Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE)

Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT)