United States Ambassador to Georgia

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Ambassador of the United States to Georgia
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Incumbent
Richard Norland

since March 30, 2012
Nominator Barack Obama
Inaugural holder Carey Cavanaugh
as Chargé d'Affaires ad interim
Formation April 23, 1992
Website U.S. Embassy - Tbilisi

This is a list of ambassadors of the United States to Georgia.

The United States recognized Georgia's independence on December 25, 1991, and established diplomatic relations March 29, 1993.

The U.S. Embassy in Tbilisi was established April 23, 1992, with Carey Cavanaugh as Chargé d'Affaires ad interim.

Representative From To Title Appointed by
Kent N. Brown September 9, 1992 August 19, 1995 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Bill Clinton
William H. Courtney September 22, 1995 August 3, 1997 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Bill Clinton
Kenneth Spencer Yalowitz July 11, 1998 June 21, 2001 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Bill Clinton
Richard Monroe Miles May 13, 2002 August 12, 2005 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary George W. Bush
John F. Tefft August 23, 2005 2009 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary George W. Bush
John R. Bass October 16, 2009 2012 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Barack Obama
Richard Norland March 30, 2012 Incumbent Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Barack Obama

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