United States Ambassador to Macedonia

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Ambassador of the United States to Macedonia
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Paul D. Wohlers

since September 13, 2011
Inaugural holder Victor D. Comras appointed as Chief of Mission in December 1993.
Formation December 3, 1993
Website U.S. Embassy - Skopje

The United States Ambassador to Macedonia is the official representative of the President of the United States to the head of state of the Republic of Macedonia.

The Ambassador, based out of Skopje, works with the rest of the embassy - 70 other Americans and 240 locals - to advance bilateral relations.[1]

The United States established a liaison office in Macedonia in Skopje on 3 December, 1993 with Victor D. Comras appointed soon after as Charge and US chief of Mission with the equivalent rank of Ambassador. The US recognized Macedonia 9 February, 1994.[2]

Ambassadors and chiefs of mission[edit]

Name Presentation of credentials Termination of mission Title
Victor D. Comras 3 Dec, 1993 2 Jul, 1996 Chief of Mission
Christopher R. Hill 2 July, 1996 2 Aug, 1999 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
M. Michael Einik 7 Sep, 1999 4 Nov, 2001 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Lawrence E. Butler 22 Apr, 2002 26 Mar, 2005 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Gillian A. Milovanovic 6 Sep, 2005 March 18, 2008 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Philip T. Reeker 10 Sep, 2008 15 July 2011 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Paul D. Wohlers September 13, 2011 incumbent Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Mission Statement". Retrieved 30 January 2009. 
  2. ^ "Macedonia". Retrieved 30 January 2009. 

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