Former U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia James Smith joins podcast host Ambassador Jim Rosapepe to discuss Saudi Arabia, the Iran Nuclear Deal and ISIS.
Ambassador James B. Smith served as U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia from 2009 to 2013. He is now the President of C&M International, an international policy consulting firm. He is a former U.S. Air Force brigadier general and F-15 fighter pilot who served in Operation Desert Storm. Ambassador Smith is a distinguished graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, the Naval War College and the National War College, where he served as a professor of national security strategy.
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.