Former U.S. Ambassador to Nicaragua, Venezuela and the Organization of American States John Maisto joins podcast host Ambassador Jim Rosapepe to discuss Cuba, Latin America and the United States.
Ambassador John F. Maisto served as U.S. Ambassador to the Organization of American States from 2003 to 2007, to Venezuela from 1997 to 2000, and to Nicaragua from 1993 to 1996. He was the National Security Council Senior Director for Latin America and Caribbean under President George W. Bush. Ambassador Maisto has served in the Foreign Service for 35 years and served in seven countries in Latin America and East Asia. He also served as Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Central American Affairs.
Ambassador Jim Rosapepe served as U.S. Ambassador to Romania from 1998 to 2001 and is a member of the CAA Board of Directors. He currently is Chairman and CEO of Patuxent Capital Group LLC and serves in the Maryland State Senate.