U.S. Ambassador to Mexico
Ken Salazar was sworn in as United States Ambassador to Mexico on August 26, 2021. In 1998, Mr. Salazar was elected as Colorado Attorney General and became the first Latino ever elected to statewide office in Colorado. He was reelected as Attorney General in 2002.
Deputy Chief of Mission
A career member of the Senior Foreign Service, Stephanie Syptak-Ramnath arrived July 20, 2021 for her third assignment in Mexico. She most recently served as Deputy Executive Secretary in the Office of the Secretary of State.
Eric S. Cohan
Consul General (Ciudad Juarez)
Eric S. Cohan began his tenure as the Consul General of the United States in Ciudad Juarez in August 2020. He came to Mexico from Islamabad, Pakistan, where he was the Minister Counselor for Consular Affairs.
Eliza F. Al-Laham
Consul General (Guadalajara)
Prior to her arrival in Mexico in August 2020 as the Consul General to Guadalajara, Eliza F. Al-Laham was serving in the joint Executive Office for the Bureaus of Near East Asian Affairs and South and Central Asian Affairs as the Regional Programs Coordinator.
Consul General (Hermosillo)
Ken Roy began his tenure as Consul General at the U.S. Consulate General in Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico on August 21, 2020. He joined the U.S. Foreign Service in January 1999.
Laura L. Biedebach
Consul General (Nogales)
Laura L. Biedebach is a career Foreign Service Officer with the U.S. Department of State since 2002. She will begin her assignment as Consul General for the U.S. Consulate in Nogales, Mexico in August 2020.
Yolanda A. Parra
Consul General (Matamoros)
Yolanda began her tenure as Consul General at the U.S. Consulate General in Matamoros, Mexico on August 14, 2020.
Consul General (Merida)
Dorothy Ngutter assumed duties as Consul General at the U.S. Consulate General in Merida in August 2021. A career Foreign Service Officer, she most recently served as the Director of the International Narcotics & Law Enforcement Section at the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad, Pakistan.
Roger C. Rigaud
Consul General (Monterrey)
Roger Rigaud is a career member of the Senior Foreign Service, rank of Counselor, and joined the Foreign Service in May 1998. He served his first tour as an economic and consular officer in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. He arrived in Monterrey in August 2021.
Thomas E. Reott
Consul General (Tijuana)
Thomas E. Reott is a career member of the Senior Foreign Service with 20 years’ experience in the Department of State, at both headquarters and overseas. He previously served as Minister Counselor for Economic Affairs at the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City.
President of the United States
President Biden represented Delaware for 36 years in the U.S. Senate before becoming the 47th Vice President of the United States. As President, Biden will restore America’s leadership and build our communities back better.
Vice President of the United States
Kamala D. Harris is the Vice President of the United States of America. She was elected Vice President after a lifetime of public service, having been elected District Attorney of San Francisco, California Attorney General, and United States Senator.
U.S. Secretary of State
Antony J. Blinken is the 71st U.S. Secretary of State. He was nominated by President Biden on November 23, 2020; confirmed by the U.S. Senate on January 26, 2021; and sworn in by Vice President Kamala Harris the following day.