Janet A. Sanderson

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Janet Sanderson in 2006

Janet Ann Sanderson (born 1955)[1] is a former American diplomat and an adjunct professor of international relations at Georgetown University. During her 34-year career as a foreign service officer, she served as U.S. Ambassador to Haiti and U.S. Ambassador to Algeria, among other assignments. While Ambassador to Haiti her administration was subject to multiple Inspector's General queries but no adverse actions were ever taken.[2]

Prior to joining the foreign service in 1977, she earned a B.A. from the College of William and Mary, and a master's degree in national security studies from the Naval War College.[3]

She served as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Near East Affairs in the U.S. State Department from [4]


  1. ^ Janet Ann Sanderson (1955–)
  2. ^ "General Profile: Janet Sanderson". Georgetown University. Retrieved 12 February 2014.
  3. ^ "Janet A. Sanderson : U.S. Ambassador to Haiti". U.S. Department of State. Archived from the original on 30 August 2009. Retrieved 12 February 2014.
  4. ^ "Janet Sanderson | LinkedIn". www.linkedin.com. Retrieved 2016-07-05.

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Diplomatic posts
Preceded by United States Ambassador to Algeria
Succeeded by
Preceded by United States Ambassador to Haiti
Succeeded by