Erin Walsh
Economics and Trade, Africa, International Organizations

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Elizabeth Erin Walsh is an American government official who served as Senior Director in the U.S. National Security Council, directing the agency’s sections for international organizations and alliances and for Africa. Walsh also served as Assistant Secretary of Commerce and Director General of the United States Commercial Service. Prior to assuming this role, she was special assistant to the U.S. President and associate director for presidential personnel.

Walsh has held multiple other posts at the United States Department of State, the United States Mission to the United Nations, and the United States Department of Energy. She worked for the United Nations in Bosnia during the Bosnian War. In the private sector, Walsh worked for Cisco Systems and Goldman Sachs.