Expected Attendees at Tonight’s U.S.–Africa Leaders Summit Dinner

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Expected Attendees at Tonight’s U.S.–Africa Leaders Summit Dinner

 

WASHINGTON, August 6, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Below is a list of expected attendees at tonight’s White House Dinner on the occasion of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit. Additional details about the Summit Dinner are available HERE.

 

THE PRESIDENT and MRS. OBAMA

 

His Excellency Mohamed Abdulaziz, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, State of Libya

 

His Excellency Jean-Paul Adam, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Seychelles

 

His Excellency Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia

 

Ms. Uzo Aduba, Actress, New York, NY

Ms. Nonyem Aduba

 

Ms. Mimi Alemayehou, Washington, DC

Mr. Papa Ndiaye

 

Her Excellency Amina Ali, Ambassador of the African Union Mission

 

His Excellency Abdalla Alteni, Prime Minister of the State of Libya

 

His Excellency Martin Andjaba, Ambassador of the Republic of Namibia

 

The Honorable Dennis Archer, Chairman and CEO, Dennis W. Archer PLLC, Detroit, MI

Mr. Dennis Archer, Jr.

 

The Honorable Caroline Atkinson, Deputy Assistant to the President & Deputy National Security Advisor for International Economics, National Security Council

Mr. Geoffrey Boyd Lamb

 

His Excellency Abdallah Baali, Ambassador of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria

 

His Excellency Nassirou Bako Arifari, Minister of Foreign Affairs, African Integration, Francophonie and the Beninese Diaspora, Republic of Benin

 

His Excellency Oldemiro Marques Baloi, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Republic of Mozambique

 

Mr. Ajay Banga, President and CEO, Mastercard, Purchase, NY

Mrs. Ritu Banga

 

The Honorable Karen Bass, United States Representative (California)

Ms. Kim Hurley

 

His Excellency Yipènè Djibril Bassrole, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Cooperation, Burkina Faso

 

His Excellency Kalidu Bayo, Minister of Presidential Affairs, Republic of The Gambia

 

His Excellency Mohamed Bazoum, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Cooperation, African Integration and Nigerians Abroad, Republic of Niger

 

The Honorable Joyce Beatty, United States Representative (Ohio)

Mr. Otto Beatty Jr.

 

Reverend David Beckmann, President, Bread for the World, Washington, DC

Mrs. Janet Williams Beckmann

 

His Excellency Abdirahman Beileh, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Investment, Federal Republic of Somalia

 

The Honorable Mr. William Bell, Birmingham, AL

Mrs. Sharon Bell

 

His Excellency Abdel-Ilah Benkiran, Head of Government of the Kingdom of Morocco

Mrs. Nabila Benkiran, Spouse of the Head of Government of the Kingdom of Morocco

 

Mr. Mayank Bhargava, Falls Church, VA

Ms. Namita Datta

 

Mr. Hunter Biden, Washington, DC

Mrs. Kathleen Biden

 

The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United States

Dr. Jill Biden

 

His Excellency Paul Biya, President of the Republic of Cameroon

Mrs. Chantal Biya, First Lady of the Republic of Cameroon

 

The Honorable Tony Blinken, Assistant to the President and Deputy National Security Advisor, Office of the National Security Advisor

 

The Honorable Michael Bloomberg, Owner, Bloomberg, New York, NY

Ms. Diana Taylor

 

His Excellency Joseph Nyuma Boakai, Sr., Vice President of the Republic of Liberia

 

His Excellency Ali Bongo Ondimba, President of the Gabonese Republic

Mrs. Sylvia Bongo Ondimba, First Lady of the Gabonese Republic

 

The Honorable Dr. Arivn Boolell, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade, Republic of Mauritius

 

Mr. Joseph Brandt, New York, NY

Mrs. Carol Brandt

 

The Honorable Anita Breckenridge, Assistant to the President and Deputy Chief of Staff

Mr. Russell Breckenridge

 

The Honorable Lonnie Bunch III, Director, National Museum of African American History and Culture, Washington, DC

Ms. Roslyn Marable-Bunch

 

The Honorable William Burns, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of State

Ms. Lisa Ann Carty

 

The Honorable Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services

Mr. Steve Burwell

 

Ms. Vanessa Bush, Editor in Chief, Essence, New York, NY

Ms. Tatsha Robertson

 

Ms. Kathy Calvin, President, UN Foundation, Washington, DC

Mr. John Calvin

 

The Honorable Johnnie Carson, Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, U.S. Department of State

Mrs. Anne Carson

 

The Honorable President Jimmy Carter

 

The Honorable Dr. George Chaponda MP, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Republic of Malawi

 

His Excellency George Rebelo Chicoti, Minister of External Relations, Republic of Angola

 

The Honorable Donna Christensen, Delegate to the United States House of Representatives, United States Virgin Islands

Mrs. Rabiah George

 

The Honorable William Lacy Clay, Jr., United States Representative (Missouri)

Mr. William L. Clay III

 

Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole, Director, National Museum of African Art, Washington, DC

Mr. James Staton, Jr.

 

His Excellency Blaise Compaoré, President of Burkina Faso

Mrs. Chantal Compaoré, First Lady of Burkina Faso

 

His Excellency Alpha Conde, President of the Republic of Guinea

Her Excellency Djene Kaba Conde, First Lady of the Republic of Guinea

 

The Honorable Maria Contreras-Sweet, Administrator, Small Business Administration

Mr. Raphael Sweet

 

The Honorable Christopher Coons, United States Senator (Delaware)

Mrs. Annie Coons

 

Ms. Helene Cooper, White House Correspondent, The New York Times, Alexandria, VA

Mr. Jonathan Karp

 

His Excellency Gabriel Arcanjo Ferreira da Costa, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe

 

The Honorable Elijah Cummings, United States Representative (Maryland)

Dr. Maya Rockeymoore Cummings

 

Her Excellency Natalia Da Costa Umbelina Neto, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and Communities, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe

 

Mr. Aliko Dangote, President/Chief Executive, Dangote Industries Ltd., Washington, DC

Ms. Halima Aliko-Dangote

 

The Honorable Brian Deese, Deputy Director, Office of Management and Budget

Mrs. Kara Deese

 

His Excellency Jorge Carlos de Almeida Fonseca, President of the Republic of Cabo Verde

Mrs. Lígia Arcângela Lubrino Dias Fonseca, First Lady of the Republic of Cabo Verde

 

The Honorable Bill de Blasio, Mayor, City of New York, NY

Ms. Chirlane McCray

 

Mr. Valentino Deng, Chicago, IL

Ms. Tiffanie De Bartolo

 

Ms. Grace Hightower DeNiro, New York, NY

Mr. Robert DeNiro

 

His Excellency Hailemariam Desalegn Boshe, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia

Her Excellency Roman Tesfaye, First Lady of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia

 

 

 

His Excellency Ikililou Dhoinine, President of the Union of the Comoros

Her Excellency Hadidja Abubakar Ikililou Dhoinine, Spouse of the President of the Union of Comoros

 

His Excellency Abdoulaye Diop, Minister of Foreign Affairs, African Integration, and International Cooperation, Republic of Mali

 

The Honorable Shaun Donovan, Director, Office of Management and Budget

Ms. Liza Gilbert

 

His Excellency Daniel Kablan Duncan, Prime Minister of the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire

 

The Honorable Donna Edwards, United States Representative (Maryland)

Ms. Selena Singleton

 

The Honorable Neil Eggleston, Assistant to the President and Counsel

Ms. Penda Hair

 

Mr. Chiwetel Ejiofor, Actor, New York, NY

Ms. Mmoma Ejifor

 

Mr. Michael Elliott, President and CEO, ONE, Washington, DC

Ms. Sipho Moyo

 

Mr. Tony Elumelu, Nigeria

Mr. Wiebe Boer

 

The Honorable Eliot Engel, United States Representative (New York)

Mrs. Patricia Engel

 

His Excellency Francois Fall, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Guineans Abroad, Republic of Guinea

 

The Honorable Katie Fallon, Assistant to the President and Director of Legislative Affairs

Mr. Brian Fallon, Jr.

 

Ms. Mbaye Fatimata, Washington, DC

Ms. Semhar Araia

 

The Honorable Chaka Fattah, United States Representative (Pennsylvania)

Mrs. Renee Chenault-Fattah

 

The Honorable Russ Feingold, Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, U.S. Department of State

Ms. Christine Ferdinand

 

The Honorable Dianne Feinstein, United States Senator (California)

Mr. Richard Blum

 

Mr. Jeffrey Fischer, Chairman, ADAS Group, LLC, Bethesda, MD

Mrs. Nicole Fischer

 

The Honorable Anthony Foxx, Secretary of Transportation

The Honorable Susan Kurland, Assistant Secretary for Aviation and International Affairs, U.S. Department of Transportation

 

The Honorable William H. Frist, Former Senator (Tennessee)

Ms. Tracy Roberts

 

The Honorable Michael Froman, Ambassador, United States Trade Representative

Ms. Behnaz Kibria

 

The Honorable Chief Mgwagwa Gamedze, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Kingdom of Swaziland

 

Mr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Alphonse Fletcher University Professor, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Mr. Lawrence Bobo

 

Dr. Helene Gayle, CEO, CARE, Atlanta, GA

Mr. Stephen Keith

 

Mr. Michael Gerson, Op-ed Columnist, The Washington Post, Alexandria, VA

Mrs. Dawn Gerson

 

Mr. Daniel Glickman, Senior Fellow, Bipartisan Policy Center, Washington, DC

Mrs. Rhoda Glickman, Director of Government Relations, Corporation for National and Community Service, Washington, DC

 

His Excellency Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé, President of the Republic of Togo

 

Mr. Jeff Gordon, Charlotte, NC

Ms. Ingrid Vandebosch

 

Mr. Peter Grauer, Chairman, Bloomberg, L.P., New York, NY

Ms. Meridith Webster, Director of Communications and Public Affairs, Bloomberg L.P.

 

The Honorable Al Green, United States Representative (Texas)

Mr. George Nwanguma

 

His Excellency Armando Emilio Guebuza, President of the Republic of Mozambique

Dr. Maria da Luz Dai Guebuza, First Lady of the Republic of Mozambique

 

His Excellency Ismail Omar Guelleh, President of the Republic of Djibouti

 

Ms. Lulu Haangala, Charlottesville, VA

Ms. Martine Ekomo-Soignet

 

Her Excellency Mongi Hamdi, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Republic of Tunisia

 

The Honorable Grant Harris, Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for African Affairs, National Security Council

Mrs. Jasmine Harris

 

Ms. Patricia Harris, Chief Executive Officer, Bloomberg Philanthropies, New York, NY

Mr. Mark Lebow

 

His Excellency El-Anrif Said Hassane, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Union of the Comoros

 

Mr. Christopher Helm, James Campbell Matthews Distinguished Professor of Jurisprudence, Albany Law School, Albany, NY

Ms. Debra Toms-Helm

 

The Honorable Carrie Hessler-Radelet, Director, Peace Corps

Mr. Steven Charles Radelet

 

His Excellency Mohamed Lemine Heycen, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania

 

The Honorable Heather Higginbottom, Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources, U.S. Department of State

Ambassador Daniel Sepulveda

 

Mr. Paul Hinks, Board Chair, Corporate Council on Africa, Washington, DC

Ms. Julie Kurtzman

 

The Honorable Fred Hochberg, Chairman, Export-Import Bank

Mr. Thomas Healy, Chairman, J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board, U.S. Department of State

 

The Honorable Dana Hyde, CEO, Millennium Challenge Corporation, Cabin John, MD

Mr. Jonathan Chambers

 

Dr. Mo Ibrahim, Washington, DC

 

The Honorable Johnny Isakson, United States Senator (Georgia)

Mr. Christopher Sullivan

 

His Excellency Idriss Deby Itno, President of the Republic of Chad

Ms. Hinda Deby Itno, First Lady of the Republic of Chad

 

The Honorable Fred Mandir Jachan-Omach, Minister of State for Finance, Republic of Uganda

 

The Honorable Sheila Jackson-Lee, United States Representative (Texas)

Dr. Elwyn Lee

 

Bishop T.D. Jakes, Dallas, TX

Ms. Regina Renee Freeman-Lewis

 

His Excellency Yahya A.J.J. Jammeh, President of the Republic of The Gambia

Her Excellency Zineb Jammeh, First Lady of the Republic of The Gambia

 

The Honorable Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor and Assistant to the President for Intergovernmental Affairs and Public Engagement

Mr. Ahmad Rashad

 

The Honorable Hakeem Jeffries, United States Representative (New York)

Mrs. Kennysandra Jeffries

 

The Honorable Broderick D. Johnson, Assistant to the President and Cabinet Secretary

 

The Honorable Eddie Bernice Johnson, United States Representative (Texas)

The Honorable Rodney Ellis, Senator, Texas State Senate

 

The Honorable Hank Johnson, United States Representative

Mr. Arthur Sidney

 

The Honorable Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security

 

Ms. Lorna Johnson, Beverly Hills, CA

Mr. Robert Black III

 

His Excellency Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria

 

His Excellency Joseph Kabila Kabange, President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

 

Mr. Don Kaberuka, President, African Development Bank, Washington, DC

 

His Excellency Paul Kagame, President of the Republic of Rwanda

Ms. Ange Ingabire Kagame, Daughter of the President of the Republic of Rwanda

 

The Honorable Harry Kalaba, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Zambia

 

His Excellency Dr. Samura Kamara, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Republic of Sierra Leone

 

His Excellency Laurent Kavakure, Minister of External Relations and International Cooperation, Republic of Burundi

 

Mr. Meb Keflezighi, San Diego, CA

Ms. Yordanos Asgedom

 

His Excellency Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, President of the Republic of Mali

Mrs. Keïta Aminata Maiga, First Lady of the Republic of Mali

 

The Honorable Robin Kelly, United States House of Representative (Illinois)

Ms. Madeleine Horn

 

Mr. Muhtar Kent, President and CEO, Coca Cola Company, Atlanta, GA

 

His Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta, President of the Republic of Kenya

 

The Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of State

 

Ms. Angelique Kidjo, Brooklyn, NY

Mr. Jean Hebrail

 

His Excellency Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, President of the United Republic of Tanzania

Her Excellency Salma Kikwete, First Lady of the United Republic of Tanzania

 

Dr. Jim Kim, President, World Bank, Washington, DC

Dr. Younsook Lim

 

His Excellency Charles Koffi Diby, Senior Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Côte d’Ivoire

 

Ms. Cina Anoka Lawson, Minister of Post and Digital Economy, Republic of Togo

 

Mr. Richard Leach, President and CEO, World Food Program USA, Washington, DC

Mrs. Susanne Leach

 

The Honorable Barbara Lee, United States Representative (California)

Mr. Craig Lee

 

Mr. Jack Leslie, Washington, DC

Ms. Caroline Pech

 

The Honorable Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury

 

The Honorable Elizabeth Littlefield, President, Overseas Private Investment Corporation

Mr. Matthew Arnold

 

His Excellency Mario Lopes da Rosa, Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Communities of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau

 

Mrs. Paula Madison, Chicago, IL

Ms. LaFleur Paysour

 

His Excellency John Dramani Mahama, President of the Republic of Ghana

Her Excellency Lordina Dramani Mahama, First Lady of the Republic of Ghana

 

His Excellency Issoufou Mahamadou, President of the Republic of Niger

 

His Excellency Ibrahim Roshdy Mahlab, Prime Minister of the Arab Republic of Egypt

 

Mr. Tshepo Mahloele, CEO, Harith General Partners, Washington, DC

Ms. Thenjiwe Vanda

 

Mr. Tracy Maitland, President, Advent Capital Management, New York, NY

Ms. Kimberley Hatchett

 

Mr. Darius Mans, Washington, DC

Mr. Stephen Cashin

 

Her Excellency Faida Maramuke MITIFU, Ambassador of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

 

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Moncef Marzouki, President of the Republic of Tunisia

 

Mr. Strive Masiyiwa, Founder and Chairman, Global Telecommunications Group, Washington, DC

Mrs. Tsitsi Masiyiwa

 

His Excellency Salva Kiir Mayardit, President of the Republic of South Sudan

 

Bishop Vashti McKenzie, 10th Episcopal District of the AME Church, Dallas, TX

Mr. Stanley McKenzie

 

Mr. Doug McMillon, President and CEO, Wal-Mart, Bentonville, AR

Mrs. Shelley McMillon

 

The Honorable Gregory W. Meeks, United States Representative (New York)

Mrs. Simone-Marie Meeks

 

The Honorable Bernard K. Membe, MP, Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, United Republic of Tanzania

 

The Honorable Robert Menendez, United States Senate (New Jersey)

Ms. Alicia Mucci

 

His Excellency James Alix Michel, President of the Republic of Seychelles

 

The Honorable Amina Mohamed, Cabinet Secretary for Foreign and International Trade, Republic of Kenya

 

His Excellency Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, President of the Federal Republic of Somalia

Mrs. Qamar Ali Omar, Spouse of the President of the Federal Republic of Somalia

 

His Excellency Agapito Mba Mokuy, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Republic of Equatorial Guinea

 

His Excellency Serge Mombouli, Ambassador of the Democratic Republic of Congo

 

The Honorable Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy

Ms. Katya Frois-Moniz

 

The Honorable Gwen Moore, United States Representative (Wisconsin)

Ms. Brenda L. Moore

 

Mr. Marc Morial, President, National Urban League, Maplewood, NJ

Ms. Michelle Miller

 

Mr. Patrice Motsepe, Washington, DC

Ms. Precious Moloi-Motsepe

 

His Excellency Pierre Moukoko Mbonjo, Minister of External Relations, Republic of Cameroon

 

His Excellency Mahamat Moussafaki. Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Chad

 

His Majesty King Mswati III, Kingdom of Swaziland

Her Royal Highness Inkhosikati La Mbikiza, Spouse of the King of Swaziland

 

Ms. Wanja Muguongo, Executive Director, UHAI – East African Sexual Health and Rights Initiative, Washington, DC

Ms. Lorna Dias

 

Dr. Denis Mukwege, Washington, DC

Ms. Madeleine Kaboyi

 

The Honorable Cecilia Muñoz, Assistant to the President and Director of the White House Domestic Policy Council

Mr. Amit A. Pandya

 

His Excellency Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda

Mrs. Janet Musevini, First Lady of the Republic of Uganda

 

Her Excellency Louise Mushikiwabo, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Republic of Rwanda

 

His Excellency Arthur Peter Mutharika, President of the Republic of Malawi

Her Excellency Gertrude Hendrina Mutharika, First Lady of the Republic of Malawi

 

Ms. Wangechi Mutu, New York, NY

 

Dr. James Mwangi, Washington, DC

 

Mr. Morris Mbetsa Mwero, Notre Dame, IN

 

His Excellency Augustine Ngafuan, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Liberia

 

His Excellency Emmanuel Issozet Ngondet, Minister For Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation, and Regional Integration, Gabonese Republic

 

His Excellency Cheikh Niang, Ambassador of the Republic of Senegal

 

The Honorable Sheila Nix, Deputy Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff to Dr. Jill Biden

Mr. James Coughlin

 

Her Excellency Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Republic of South Africa

 

His Excellency Pierre Nkurunziza, President of the Republic of Burundi

Her Excellency Denise Bucumi, First Lady of the Republic of Burundi

 

The Honorable Eleanor Holmes Norton, Delegate to the United States House of Representatives, Washington, DC

 

Mr. Douglas Oberhelman, CEO, Caterpillar, Peoria, IL

Mrs. Diane Oberhelman

 

His Excellency Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea

Her Excellency Constancia Mangue De Obiang, First Lady of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea

 

His Excellency Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, President of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania

Mrs. Mariam Mint Ahmed Dit Tekber, Spouse of the President of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania

 

Mrs. Valerie Owens, Kennett Square, PA

Ms. Missy Owens

 

The Honorable Jennifer Palmieri, Assistant to the President and Director of Communications

 

Ms. Yolanda Parker, Founder & President, KMS Software, Los Angeles, CA

Mr. Kevin Parker

 

The Honorable Donald Payne, Jr., United States Representative (New Jersey)

 

The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, United States House Democratic Leader (California)

Mr. Paul Pelosi

 

Mr. Michael Philipp, Chairman, Reykjavik Geothermal (RG), Amelia Island, FL

Mr. Mikael Andren

 

Mr. Macon Phillips III, Coordinator for the Bureau of International Information Programs, U.S. Department of State

Mrs. Emily Phillips

 

The Honorable John Podesta, Counselor to the President

Mrs. Mary Podesta

 

His Excellency Hifikepunye Lucas Pohamba, President of the Republic of Namibia

Ms. Penehupifo Pohamba, First Lady of the Republic of Namibia

 

The Honorable Samantha Power, Permanent Representative of the U.S. to the United Nations

Mr. Cass Sunstein

 

Mr. John Prendergast, Co-Founder, Enough Project, Washington, DC

Mrs. Sia Sanneh

 

The Honorable Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce

Mr. Stefan Selig

 

His Excellency Hery Rajaonarimampianina, President of the Republic of Madagascar

Mrs. Voahangy Rajaonarimampianina, Spouse of the President of the Republic of Madagascar

 

The Honorable Dr. Navinchandra Ramgoolam, G.C.S.K., F.R.C.P., Prime Minister of the Republic of Mauritius

 

The Honorable Charles Rangel, United States Representative (New York)

Mrs. Alma Rangel

 

Her Excellency Arisoa Razafitrimo, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Madagascar

 

The Honorable Ben Rhodes, Assistant to the President, Deputy National Security Adviser for Strategic Communications & Speechwriting

Ms. Ann Norris

 

His Excellency Awan Andrew Goul RIAK, Minister in the Office of the President, Republic of South Sudan

 

The Honorable Susan Rice, Assistant to the President and National Security Advisor

Mr. Ian Cameron

 

His Excellency Jose Luis Rocha, Ambassador of the Republic of Cabo Verde

 

General David Rodriguez, Commander, United States Africa Command

Mrs. Ginny Rodriguez

 

Mrs. Virginia Rometty, CEO and President, International Business Machines, Armonk, NY

 

Mr. Jack Rosen, Chairman, American Jewish Congress, New York, NY

Mrs. Phyllis Rosen

 

The Honorable Edward Randall Royce, United States Representative (California)

Mrs. Marie Royce

 

Mr. David Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO, The Carlyle Group, Washington, DC

 

The Honorable Bobby Rush, United States Representative (Illinois)

Mrs. Carolyn Rush

 

Ms. April Ryan, Washington Bureau Chief, American Urban Radio Networks, Randallstown, MD

Mr. Gerald Lopes

 

The Honorable Aggrey Tisa Sabuni, Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Republic of South Sudan

 

His Excellency Macky Sall, President of the Republic of Senegal

Mrs. Marieme Sall, First Lady of the Republic of Senegal

 

His Excellency Denis Sassou N’Guesso, President of the Republic of Congo

 

Mr. Stephen Schwarzman, President, Chief Executive Officer, and Co-Founder, The Blackstone Group, New York, NY

Mr. Sean Klimczak

 

The Honorable Dr. Guy Scott, Vice President of the Republic of Zambia

Dr. Charlotte Harland Scott, Second Lady of the Republic of Zambia

 

His Excellency Eliachim Sebatane, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Lesotho

 

The Honorable Peter Selfridge, Chief of Protocol, U.S. Department of State

 

His Excellency Abdelmalek Sellal, Prime Minister of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria

Mrs. Farida Sellal, Spouse of the Prime Minister of the People’s Republic of Algeria

 

His Excellency Dr. Abubacarr Senghore, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of The Gambia

 

Her Excellency Tebelelo Seretse, Ambassador of the Republic of Botswana

 

Ms. Isha Sesay, Anchor, CNN, Atlanta, GA

Mr. Leif Coorlim

 

The Honorable Terri Sewell, United States Representative (Alabama)

Mr. Jesse Wells, Jr.

 

The Honorable Rajiv J. Shah, Administrator, United States Agency for International Development

Mrs. Shivam Shah

 

The Honorable Wendy Sherman, Under Secretary for Political Affairs, U.S. Department of State

Mr. Bruce Stokes

 

The Honorable Phandu Tombola Skelemani, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Republic of Botswana

 

The Honorable Chris Smith, United States Representative (New Jersey)

Mrs. Marie Smith

 

The Honorable Gayle Smith, Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Development and Democracy, National Security Council

Mr. John Rice-Cameron

 

Mr. Arne Sorenson, President and CEO, J.W. Marriott International, Bethesda, MD

Mrs. Ruth Sorenson

 

The Honorable Margaret Spellings, President of the George W. Bush Presidential Center, Dallas, TX

Mr. Vance Wilson

 

Mr. Earl Stafford, CEO, Wentworth Group, McLean, VA

Mrs. Amanda Stafford

 

His Excellency Bockari Stevens, Ambassador of the Republic of Sierra Leone

 

Mr. Ritchie Tabachnick, President, Equipment & Controls Africa, Pittsburgh, PA

Ms. Laura Tabachnick

 

His Excellency Mohamed Mostafa Mohamed Tawfik, Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt

 

The Honorable Tina Tchen, Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff to the First Lady

 

Mr. Tewolde Tesfaye, Ethiopia

Mr. Kagnew Asfaw

 

Her Excellency Hanna Tetteh, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Republic of Ghana

 

The Right Honorable Dr. Motsoahae Thomas Thabane, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Lesotho

 

The Honorable Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of African Affairs

Mr. Lafayette Greenfield

 

Mr. Sim Tshabalala, Washington, DC

 

His Excellency José Mário Vaz, President of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau

Her Excellency Rosa Teixeira Goudiaby Vaz, First Lady of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau

 

His Excellency Manuel Domingos Vicente, Vice President, Republic of Angola

 

The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Mrs. Christie Vilsack

 

The Honorable David Wade, Chief of Staff to the Secretary of State, U.S. Department of State

Ms. Elizabeth Alexander

 

The Honorable Aminu Bashir Wali, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Federal Republic of Nigeria

 

Mr. DeWayne Wickham, Baltimore, MD

Ms. Zenita Wickham Hurley

 

The Honorable Frederica Wilson, United States Representative (Florida)

Dr. Roslyn Artis

 

Mr. Phill Wilson, CEO, Black AIDS Institute, Los Angeles, CA

Mr. Mark Schoofs

 

His Excellency Boni Yayi, President of the Republic of Benin

 

Ms. Melike Yetken, Director of African Affairs, National Security Council

Mr. Jeffrey Krilla

 

His Excellency Mahamoud Ali Youssouf, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Republic of Djibouti

 

The Honorable Leocadia Zak, Director, United States Trade and Development Agency

Mr. Kenneth W Hansen

 

Mr. Jeffrey Zients, Assistant to the President and Director of the National Economic Council

Mrs. Mary Zients

 

Her Excellency Dr. Nkosazana Clarice Dlamini Zuma, Chairperson of the African Union Commission

 

His Excellency Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma, President of the Republic of South Africa

Mrs. Nompumelelo Primrose Zuma, Spouse of the President of the Republic of South Africa

 

SOURCE 

The White House

Filed under: AFRICA / AFRIQUE, MAV Media Advisory/Invitation/Agenda, USA


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