|United States Ambassador to Honduras|
July 26, 2011 – August 2, 2014
|Preceded by||Hugo Llorens|
|Succeeded by||James D. Nealon|
|Born||Lisa Jean Shapiro
March 21, 1954
Superior Honor Award
Awards of the United States Department of State
Kubiske graduated from Brandeis University with a BA in anthropology and psychology, and from Georgetown University with a Masters of Science in Foreign Service (MSFS). She spent a junior year abroad at Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.
She was the director of the Office of Regional Economic Policy and Summit Coordination, in the Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs. She also served as Deputy Chief of Mission of the United States Mission in Brazil.
She is married to freelance journalist Dan Kubiske; they have two sons. Kubiske also has one stepdaughter and one granddaughter.
- U.S. Public Records Index Vol 1 (Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), 2010.
- "About the Ambassador | Embassy of the United States Tegucigalpa, Honduras". Honduras.usembassy.gov. April 18, 2011. Retrieved April 2, 2012.
- "The New US Ambassador to Honduras". Hondurasweekly.com. September 18, 2011. Retrieved April 2, 2012.
- "A bio-fuels ambassador: Obama names new ambassador to Honduras", April 18, 2011, Annie Bird