Biden nominates Pamela Tremont as pick for ambassador to Zimbabwe
United States of America president, Joe Biden has announced his intent to nominate Pamela Tremont for the post of ambassador to Zimbabwe.
Tremont, a career member of the Senior Foreign Service Class of Minister-Counselor is currently assigned as the deputy chief of mission at the U.S. Embassy in Stockholm, Sweden, and has had additional responsibility serving as Chargé d’Affaires, ad interim for 18 months.
She replaces Brian Nichols.
She has B.A. and M.A. degrees from Baylor University, and a Master’s degree from the Dwight D. Eisenhower School at the National Defense University.
Tremont, a fluent Turkish and French speaker also worked in Eastern Europe serving as a political military officer at the U.S. Embassy in Ankara, Turkey.
Previously, she was assigned first as Assistance Coordinator, then deputy chief of mission at the U.S. Embassy in Kyiv, Ukraine.
She also served as deputy chief of mission at the U.S. Embassy in Nicosia, Cyprus before working as deputy director for the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) Policy in the Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs at the US State Department.
She has also had experience working in Africa where she served as a desk officer for South Africa in the Bureau of African Affairs, and as a watch officer in the State Department’s Operations Center.
In addition, she was also the Political/Economic Counselor at the US Embassy in
Lusaka, Zambia, and a political military officer at the US Embassy in London, United Kingdom (UK).