John Maisto

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John F. Maisto, U.S. Ambassador to the OAS

John Francis Maisto (born 28 August 1938) is a U.S. former foreign service officer and former ambassador. Previously, he was the U.S. Ambassador to the Organization of American States (OAS),[1] the U.S. Ambassador to Venezuela 1997–2000 and the Ambassador to Nicaragua 1993–1996.

Maisto attended the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University (1961).


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Diplomatic posts
Preceded by
Harry W. Shlaudeman
United States Ambassador to Nicaragua
September 8, 1993–November 15, 1996
Succeeded by
Lino Gutierrez
Preceded by
Jeffrey Davidow
United States Ambassador to Venezuela
21 March 1997–7 August 2000
Succeeded by
Donna Hrinak
Preceded by
Roger Noriega
United States Ambassador to the
Organization of American States

Succeeded by
Hector Morales