Marshall Fletcher McCallie
|Marshall Fletcher McCallie|
|2nd United States Ambassador to Namibia|
|President||George H. W. Bush|
|Preceded by||Genta H. Holmes|
|Succeeded by||George F. Ward|
June 21, 1945 |
|Alma mater||Vanderbilt University|
Early life and education
McCallie was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee and attended The McCallie School. He earned his B.A. degree from Vanderbilt University in 1967, and his M.A. degree from The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University in 1974.
McCallie served in the U.S. Air Force from 1967-1971. Later he served in various posts in the U.S. State Department, particularly in Africa. He was appointed United States Ambassador to Namibia by President George H. W. Bush in 1992 and he served in this position from 1993 - 1996.
Other diplomatic posts
- 1986 - 1988: Director of the Junior Officer Division with the Bureau of Personnel
- 1988 - 1990: Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Lusaka, Zambia
- "Marshall Fletcher McCallie". Office of the Historian, Bureau of Public Affairs, United States Department of State. Retrieved 19 April 2010.
- John T. Woolley and Gerhard Peters. "Nomination of Marshall Fletcher McCallie To Be United States Ambassador to Namibia". The American Presidency Project. Retrieved 2 March 2010.
- Holliday, Taylor (Summer 2008). "At Home in the World". Vanderbilt Magazine. Retrieved 28 October 2010.
Genta H. Holmes
|United States Ambassador to Namibia
George F. Ward