Deputy Chief of Mission Amy Holman

Amy Holman began her assignment as Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Dakar in August 2019.  She previously served as Deputy Assistant Secretary/Office Director in the Trade Policy and Programs division of the Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs in Washington, DC from 2016 to 2019.

Her previous State Department assignments include Economic Counselor, Kabul; Director, Economic Policy Staff, Bureau of African Affairs; Deputy Director, Office of Bilateral Trade Affairs and Counselor for Economic and Commercial Affairs, Islamabad. Amy has also served in Brussels, Lima, Lagos, and Caracas.

She holds a Master’s Degree from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University, a B.A. from the University of Michigan, and a B.A. from L’Institut d’Etudes Politiques at the Université de Strasbourg, France.