George Edward Glass

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George Edward Glass
George E. Glass official photo.jpg
United States Ambassador to Portugal
Assumed office
August 30, 2017
PresidentDonald Trump
Preceded byRobert A. Sherman
Personal details
EducationUniversity of Oregon

George Edward Glass is an American businessman and diplomat who is the United States Ambassador to Portugal.[1] This nomination was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on August 3, 2017.[2] Prior to assuming his current role, he was the owner of MGG Development LLC in Lake Oswego, Oregon. He founded Pacific Crest Securities in Portland, Oregon in 1990 and served as the company's president until 2014. He is a trustee for Oregon Health & Science University and a former trustee for the University of Oregon.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dallison, Phil (August 3, 2017). "US Senate confirms Trump's ambassador picks". Politico. Retrieved 4 August 2017.
  2. ^ "PN676 — George Edward Glass — Department of State". U.S. Congress. Retrieved 2017-08-06.
  3. ^ "President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Personnel to Key Administration Posts". The White House. June 19, 2017. Retrieved 17 July 2017.
  4. ^ "Named: George E. Glass to be US Ambassador to Portugal – Washington, DC". Portuguese American Journal. June 27, 2017. Retrieved 17 July 2017.

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Diplomatic posts
Preceded by
Robert A. Sherman
United States Ambassador to Portugal
2017–present
Incumbent