United States Ambassador to Georgia
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|Ambassador of the United States to Georgia|
Seal of the United States Department of State
|Inaugural holder||Carey Cavanaugh
as Chargé d'Affaires ad interim
|Formation||April 23, 1992|
|Website||U.S. Embassy - Tbilisi|
The United States recognized Georgia's independence on December 25, 1991, and established diplomatic relations March 29, 1993.
|Kent N. Brown||September 9, 1992||August 19, 1995||Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary||Bill Clinton|
|William H. Courtney||September 22, 1995||August 3, 1997||Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary||Bill Clinton|
|Kenneth Spencer Yalowitz||July 11, 1998||June 21, 2001||Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary||Bill Clinton|
|Richard Monroe Miles||May 13, 2002||August 12, 2005||Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary||George W. Bush|
|John F. Tefft||August 23, 2005||September 9, 2009||Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary||George W. Bush|
|John R. Bass ||October 16, 2009||July 12, 2012||Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary||Barack Obama|
|Richard Norland||September 5, 2012||July 2015||Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary||Barack Obama|
|Ian C. Kelly||September 17, 2015||Incumbent||Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary||Barack Obama|
- "Kent N. Brown - People - Department History - Office of the Historian". history.state.gov. Retrieved 2016-02-25.
- "William Harrison Courtney - People - Department History - Office of the Historian". history.state.gov. Retrieved 2016-02-25.
- "Kenneth Spencer Yalowitz - People - Department History - Office of the Historian". history.state.gov. Retrieved 2016-02-25.
- "Richard Monroe Miles, Ambassador to Georgia". 2001-2009.state.gov. Retrieved 2016-02-25.
- "Tefft, John F.". U.S. Department of State. Retrieved 2016-02-25.
- "Ambassador Biography". Embassy of the United States Ankara, Turkey. Retrieved 14 November 2014.
- "The US Ambassador to Georgia has presented copies of his credentials to the Georgian Foreign Minister". Ministry of Foreign Affairs Georgia. 5 September 2012. Retrieved 25 February 2016.
- "Ambassador Ian Kelly’s statement after presenting credentials to the President of Georgia". Embassy of the United States Georgia. 17 September 2015. Retrieved 25 February 2016.
- United States Department of State: Background notes on Georgia
- This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the United States Department of State (Background Notes).