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Richard Boly

Director of the Office of eDiplomacy at the U.S. Department of State

Richard Boly is a career U.S. diplomat. He was previously a National Security Affairs Fellow of the Hoover Institution at Stanford University, where he launched the Global Entrepreneurship Program. Richard is the most junior diplomat to win the Cobb Award for commercial diplomacy. In a prior life, he was the first Presidential Management Fellow with the Inter-American Foundation, was a consultant with the Inter-American Development Bank, and founded and ran a shrimp hatchery in coastal Ecuador.

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State-Craft 2.0—eDiplomacy, Entrepreneurship & National Security

Richard Boly

Richard Boly, Director of the Office of eDiplomacy at the U.S. Department of State on the transformation of communication culture at the State Department in the wake of the end of the Cold War, the East Africa embassy bombings and 9/11. Read More ››



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