Public Servant Authors

Richard V. Allen
American Public Servant
Richard Vincent Allen was the United States National Security Advisor to President Ronald Reagan from 1981 to 1982. Wikipedia
Yukiya Amano
Japanese Public Servant
Yukiya Amano is the current Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency , having been elected to the position in July 2009. Wikipedia
Joe Andrew
American Public Servant
Joseph J. Andrew in an American politician and lawyer. He was National Chairman of the Democratic National Committee from 1999 to 2001. He served with DNC General Chairman Ed Rendell. Wikipedia
Joe Arpaio
American Public Servant
Joseph M. "Joe" Arpaio is the elected sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona. First voted into office in 1992, Arpaio is responsible for law enforcement in Maricopa County. Wikipedia
John Ashcroft
American Public Servant
John David Ashcroft is an American attorney and politician who served as the 79th U.S. Attorney General , in the George W. Bush Administration during the war on terror. Wikipedia
David Axelrod
American Public Servant
David M. Axelrod is an American political consultant based in Chicago, Illinois. He was a top political advisor to President Bill Clinton as well as campaign advisor to President Barack Obama during Obama's successful run for Presidency in 2008. Wikipedia
Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf
Iraqi Public Servant
Mohammed Saeed al-Sahhaf is a former Iraqi diplomat and politician. Wikipedia
Clara Barton
American Public Servant
Clarissa Harlowe "Clara" Barton was a pioneer American teacher, patent clerk, nurse, and humanitarian. At a time when relatively few women worked outside the home, Barton built a career helping others. Wikipedia
Gary Bauer
American Public Servant
Gary Lee Bauer is an American politician. He has ties to several evangelical Christian groups and campaigns. Wikipedia
Sandy Berger
American Public Servant
Samuel Richard "Sandy" Berger was United States National Security Advisor, under President Bill Clinton from 1997 to 2001. In his position, he helped to formulate the foreign policy of the Clinton Administration. Wikipedia
Donald Berwick
American Public Servant
Donald M. Berwick is a former Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Wikipedia
Ernest Bevin
British Public Servant
Ernest Bevin was a British trade union leader and Labour politician. Wikipedia
Preet Bharara
American Public Servant
Preetinder Singh "Preet" Bharara is an Indian American attorney and the current U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York. Wikipedia
Cofer Black
American Public Servant
Joseph Cofer Black is a former CIA official who was appointed Ambassador at Large and Coordinator for Counter-terrorism by President George W. Bush in December 2002. He led the Office of Counterterrorism in the U.S. Wikipedia
Dennis C. Blair
American Public Servant
Dennis Cutler Blair is the former United States Director of National Intelligence and is a retired United States Navy admiral. Wikipedia
Pam Bondi
American Public Servant
Pamela Jo "Pam" Bondi is the current Attorney General of Florida. Wikipedia
James H. Boren
American Public Servant
Robert Bork
American Public Servant
Robert Heron Bork was an American legal scholar who advocated the judicial philosophy of originalism. Wikipedia
Lakhdar Brahimi
Algerian Public Servant
Lakhdar Brahimi is an Algerian United Nations envoy and advisor, and since August 2012, the United Nations peace envoy to Syria. Wikipedia
John O. Brennan
American Public Servant
John Owen Brennan is Director of the Central Intelligence Agency and former chief counterterrorism advisor to U.S. Wikipedia
Earl Butz
American Public Servant
Earl Lauer Butz was a United States government official who served as Secretary of Agriculture under Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford. Wikipedia
Charles Buxton
English Public Servant
Charles Buxton was an English brewer, philanthropist, writer and Member of Parliament. Wikipedia
Jay Carney
American Public Servant
James "Jay" Carney is President Barack Obama's second White House Press Secretary. Prior to his appointment as Press Secretary, replacing Robert Gibbs, he was director of communications to Vice President Joe Biden. Wikipedia
Edith Cavell
American Public Servant
Edith Louisa Cavell was a British nurse and patriot. Wikipedia
William Cavendish
British Public Servant
Robert Cecil
British Public Servant
Margaret Chan
Chinese Public Servant
Margaret Chan Fung Fu-chun, OBE, JP is the Director-General of the World Health Organization . Wikipedia
Michael Chertoff
American Public Servant
Michael Chertoff was the second United States Secretary of Homeland Security under President George W. Bush and co-author of the USA PATRIOT Act. Wikipedia
Ramsey Clark
American Public Servant
William Ramsey Clark is an American lawyer, activist and former public official. He worked for the U.S. Department of Justice, which included service as United States Attorney General from 1967 to 1969, under President Lyndon B. Johnson. Wikipedia
Clark M. Clifford
American Public Servant
Clark McAdams Clifford was an American lawyer who served United States Presidents Harry S. Truman, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson and Jimmy Carter, serving as United States Secretary of Defense for Johnson. Wikipedia
Bainbridge Colby
American Public Servant
Bainbridge Colby was an American lawyer, a co-founder of the United States Progressive Party and Woodrow Wilson's last Secretary of State. Mr. Wikipedia
William Colby
American Public Servant
William Egan Colby spent a career in intelligence for the United States, culminating in holding the post of Director of Central Intelligence from September 1973 to January 1976. Wikipedia
Henry Cole
British Public Servant
Sir Henry Cole was an English civil servant and inventor who facilitated many innovations in commerce and education in 19th century Britain. Wikipedia
John Colville
English Public Servant
Cesar Conda
American Public Servant
Archibald Cox
American Public Servant
Archibald Cox, Jr. was an American lawyer and law professor who served as U.S. Solicitor General under President John F. Kennedy. He became known as the first special prosecutor for the Watergate scandal. Wikipedia
John Philpot Curran
Irish Public Servant
John Philpot Curran was an Irish orator, politician and wit, born in Newmarket, County Cork. He was the son of James and Sarah Curran. Wikipedia
Dorothy Denning
American Public Servant
Dorothy Elizabeth Denning is an American information security researcher and a graduate of the University of Michigan. She has published four books and 140 articles. Wikipedia
Thomas Drummond
Scottish Public Servant
Captain Thomas Drummond , from Edinburgh, Scotland, was an army officer, civil engineer and senior public official. Drummond used the Drummond light which was employed in the trigonometrical survey of Great Britain and Ireland. Wikipedia
Allen Dulles
American Public Servant
Allen Welsh Dulles was an American diplomat, lawyer, banker, and public official who became the first civilian and the longest-serving Director of Central Intelligence and a member of the Warren Commission. Wikipedia
John Foster Dulles
American Public Servant
John Foster Dulles served as U.S. Secretary of State under Republican President Dwight D. Eisenhower from 1953 to 1959. Wikipedia
Arne Duncan
American Public Servant
Arne Duncan is an American education administrator who has been United States Secretary of Education since 2009. Duncan previously served as CEO of the Chicago Public Schools. Wikipedia
Anita Dunn
American Public Servant
Anita Dunn is an American political strategist who served as White House Communications Director from April through November 2009. She is a senior partner at SKDKnickerbocker, a strategic communications firm in Washington, D.C. Wikipedia
William Eardley IV
American Public Servant
Wyatt Earp
American Public Servant
Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp was a city policeman in Wichita, Kansas and Dodge City, Kansas. He also served as a deputy sheriff and deputy U.S. marshal in Tombstone, Arizona. Wikipedia
Sibel Edmonds
American Public Servant
Sibel Deniz Edmonds is an Iranian-American former FBI translator and founder of the National Security Whistleblowers Coalition . Wikipedia
Jan Egeland
Norwegian Public Servant
Jan Egeland is a Norwegian politician from the Labour party. He is the Deputy Director of Human Rights Watch and the Director of Human Rights Watch Europe. Wikipedia
Joycelyn Elders
American Public Servant
Minnie Joycelyn Elders is an American pediatrician and public health administrator. She was a vice admiral in the Public Health Service Commissioned Corps and the first African American appointed as Surgeon General of the United States. Wikipedia
Donald Evans
American Public Servant
Donald Louis Evans was the 34th U.S. Secretary of Commerce. He was appointed by his longtime friend George W. Bush and sworn into office on January 20, 2001. Wikipedia
Douglas Feith
American Public Servant
Douglas J. Feith served as the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy for United States President George W. Bush from July 2001 until August 2005. Wikipedia
W. Mark Felt
American Public Servant
William Mark Felt, Sr. was an agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation , who retired as the Bureau's Associate Director in 1973. Wikipedia
Marlin Fitzwater
American Public Servant
Max Marlin Fitzwater was White House Press Secretary for six years under presidents Ronald Reagan and George H. W. Bush, making him one of the longest-serving press secretaries in history. Wikipedia
Ari Fleischer
American Public Servant
Lawrence Ari Fleischer is a former White House Press Secretary for U.S. President George W. Bush, from January 2001 to July 2003. Wikipedia
James Forrestal
American Public Servant
James Vincent Forrestal was the last Cabinet-level United States Secretary of the Navy and the first United States Secretary of Defense. Wikipedia
Hans Frank
German Public Servant
Hans Michael Frank was a German lawyer who worked for the Nazi party during the 1920s and 1930s. Wikipedia
Oliver Franks
English Public Servant
Oliver Shewell Franks, Baron Franks, OM, GCMG, KCB, CBE, DL was an English civil servant and philosopher who has been described as 'one of the founders of the post-war world'. Wikipedia
David Frum
American Public Servant
David J. Frum is a Canadian-American journalist who was active in the Canadian political arena, and later became active in American politics after emigrating to the United States. Wikipedia
Toshihiko Fukui
Japanese Public Servant
Toshihiko Fukui is a Japanese economist and central banker. He was the 29th Governor of the Bank of Japan and a Director of the Bank for International Settlements . Wikipedia
Jim Garrison
American Public Servant
Earling Carothers "Jim" Garrison - who changed his first name to Jim in the early 1960s - was the District Attorney of Orleans Parish, Louisiana from 1962 to 1973. Wikipedia
Daryl Gates
American Public Servant
Daryl Gates was the Chief of the Los Angeles Police Department from 1978 to 1992. As chief of police, he took a hardline, aggressive paramilitary approach in fighting the drug war. These aggressive tactics were highly controversial. Wikipedia
Thomas S. Gates, Jr.
American Public Servant
Timothy Geithner
American Public Servant
Timothy Franz Geithner is an American economic policy maker and central banker who served as the 75th United States Secretary of the Treasury, under President Barack Obama, from 2009 to 2013. Wikipedia
Boutros Boutros-Ghali
Egyptian Public Servant
Boutros Boutros-Ghali is an Egyptian politician and diplomat who was the sixth Secretary-General of the United Nations from January 1992 to December 1996. Wikipedia
Robert Gibbs
American Public Servant
Robert Lane Gibbs is a senior campaign adviser for US President Barack Obama. Previously, he was the 28th White House Press Secretary. Gibbs was the communications director for then-U.S. Senator Obama and his 2008 presidential campaign. Wikipedia
Alberto Gonzales
American Public Servant
Alberto R. Gonzales was the 80th, and the first Hispanic United States Attorney General, appointed in February 2005 by President George W. Bush, becoming the highest-ranking Hispanic in executive government to date. Wikipedia
Austan Goolsbee
American Public Servant
Austan Dean Goolsbee is an American economist and the Robert P. Gwinn Professor of Economics at The University of Chicago's Booth School of Business. Wikipedia
Porter Goss
American Public Servant
Porter Johnston Goss is an American politician who was the first Director of the Central Intelligence Agency and the last Director of Central Intelligence following the passage of the 2004 Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act, which... Wikipedia
Jay Greene
American Public Servant
Jay H. Greene is a retired NASA engineer. He worked as a FIDO flight controller during the Apollo Program and a flight director from 1982 to 1986, most notably as ascent flight director during the Challenger accident in 1986. Wikipedia
Alexander Haig
American Public Servant
Alexander Meigs Haig, Jr. was a United States Army general who served as the United States Secretary of State under President Ronald Reagan and White House Chief of Staff under Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford. Wikipedia
Michael Hayden
American Public Servant
Alexis Herman
American Public Servant
Alexis Margaret Herman was the 23rd U.S. Secretary of Labor, serving under President Bill Clinton. Prior to her appointment, she was Assistant to the President and Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement. Wikipedia
Alger Hiss
American Public Servant
Alger Hiss was an American lawyer, government official, author, and lecturer. He was involved in the establishment of the United Nations both as a U.S. State Department and U.N. official. Wikipedia
Eric Holder
American Public Servant
Eric Himpton Holder, Jr. is the 82nd Attorney General of the United States, in office since 2009. Holder, serving in the administration of President Barack Obama, is the first African American to hold the position of U.S. Attorney General. Wikipedia
J. Edgar Hoover
American Public Servant
John Edgar Hoover was the first Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the United States. Wikipedia
Shirley Hufstedler
American Public Servant
Shirley Ann Mount Hufstedler is an American lawyer who served as the first United States Secretary of Education, under President Jimmy Carter. Wikipedia
Cordell Hull
American Public Servant
Cordell Hull was an American politician from the U.S. state of Tennessee. Wikipedia
Reed Hundt
American Public Servant
Reed E. Hundt was chairman of the United States Federal Communications Commission from 1993 to 1997. Appointed by President Bill Clinton, he served for most of Clinton's first term. He was succeeded by William Kennard. Wikipedia
Alphonso Jackson
American Public Servant
Alphonso Roy Jackson served as the 13th United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development . He was nominated by President George W. Bush on January 28, 2004 and confirmed by the Senate on March 31, 2004. Wikipedia
Bruce Jackson
Public Servant
Leon Jaworski
American Public Servant
Leonidas "Leon" Jaworski was the second special prosecutor during the Watergate Scandal. Wikipedia
Louis A. Johnson
American Public Servant
Louis Arthur Johnson was the second United States Secretary of Defense, serving in the cabinet of President Harry S. Truman from March 28, 1949 to September 19, 1950. Wikipedia
Anson Jones
American Public Servant
Anson Jones was a doctor, businessman, congressman, and the fourth and last President of the Republic of Texas, sometimes called the "Architect of Annexation". Wikipedia
Hamilton Jordan
American Public Servant
William Hamilton McWhorter Jordan was Chief of Staff to President of the United States Jimmy Carter. Wikipedia
Alexander Kerensky
Russian Public Servant
Alexander Fyodorovich Kerensky was a major political leader before and during the Russian Revolutions of 1917. Wikipedia
Bernard Kerik
American Public Servant
Bernard Bailey "Bernie" Kerik is a former New York City Police Commissioner who was nominated by George W. Bush to head the Secretary of Homeland Security in December 2004. Wikipedia
Aly Khan
Italian Public Servant
Prince Ali Salman Aga Khan , known as Aly Khan was a son of Aga Khan III, the head of the Ismaili Muslims, and the father of Aga Khan IV. A socialite, racehorse owner and jockey, he was the third husband of actress Rita Hayworth. Wikipedia
Klaus Kinkel
German Public Servant
Klaus Kinkel is a German civil servant, lawyer, and politician of the liberal Free Democratic Party . He served as Federal Minister of Justice , Foreign Minister and Vice Chancellor of Germany in the government of Helmut Kohl. Wikipedia
Frank Knox
American Public Servant
William Franklin "Frank" Knox was an American newspaper editor and publisher. He was also the Republican vice presidential candidate in 1936, and Secretary of the Navy under Franklin D. Roosevelt during most of World War II. Wikipedia
C. Everett Koop
American Public Servant
Charles Everett Koop, MD was an American pediatric surgeon and public health administrator. Wikipedia
Laurent Lamothe
Haitian Public Servant
Laurent Salvador Lamothe is a Haitian political figure who has served in the government of Haiti as Minister of Foreign Affairs since October 2011, having been appointed Prime Minister on 4 May 2012. Wikipedia
Edward Levi
American Public Servant
Edward Hirsch Levi was an American academic leader, scholar, and statesman who served as United States Attorney General. Wikipedia
Arthur Levitt
American Public Servant
Jacob Lew
American Public Servant
Jacob Joseph "Jack" Lew is an American government administrator and attorney who is the 76th and current United States Secretary of the Treasury, serving since 2013. He served as the 25th White House Chief of Staff from 2012 to 2013. Wikipedia
Mark Lloyd
American Public Servant
Mark Lloyd is the associate general counsel and Chief Diversity Officer at the Federal Communications Commission of the United States. He was previously the vice president for strategic initiatives at the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights. Wikipedia
Peter Malkin
Israeli Public Servant
Peter Zvi Malkin , , was an Israeli secret agent, and member of the Mossad intelligence agency. Malkin was part of the team that captured Adolf Eichmann in Argentina in 1960 and brought him to Israel to stand trial. Wikipedia
Lynn Martin
American Public Servant
Mike McCurry
American Public Servant
Robert McFarlane
American Public Servant
Robert Carl "Bud" McFarlane was a National Security Advisor to President Ronald Reagan, serving from 1983 through 1985. Wikipedia
Robert McNamara
American Public Servant
Robert Strange McNamara was an American business executive and the eighth Secretary of Defense, serving under Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Wikipedia
Edwin Meese
American Public Servant
Edwin "Ed" Meese, III is an attorney, law professor, and author who served in official capacities within the Ronald Reagan Gubernatorial Administration , the Reagan Presidential Transition Team , and the Reagan White House , eventually rising to... Wikipedia