Robert. K. Scott, Chargé d’Affaires, a.i.

Robert Scott served from 2016-2018 as Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for African Affairs.  Previous assignments include as Deputy Chief of Mission in Tanzania and Zimbabwe and as Deputy Office Director for West African Affairs.  Mr. Scott has also had assignments in Paris, Hamburg, Kiev, and Accra.  He received a BA from Lawrence University and an MA from American University.  He speaks German and French.