Karachi – Grace W. Shelton assumed cost because the U.S. Consul Normal in Karachi at the moment September 8, 2016. A profession diplomat in america Overseas Service, she most just lately served because the Director of the Workplace of Central Asian Affairs within the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs. She additionally served because the Consul Normal on the U.S. Consulate Normal in Hamilton, Bermuda. Her different earlier assignments embrace Slovenia, Nepal, Belarus, Malaysia and Washington DC.
Previous to becoming a member of the Overseas Service, Ms. Shelton was an legal professional with Bouhan, Williams & Levy in Savannah, Georgia and a legislation clerk to the Honorable Duross Fitzpatrick, United States District Decide for the Center District of Georgia. She has a J.D. and a Masters in Worldwide Affairs from Columbia College and a Bachelor of Arts diploma from Bucknell College. Ms. Shelton was born and raised in Durham, North Carolina.