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Jane Carpenter-Rock

Dr. Jane Carpenter-Rock is the Director of Orientation at the U.S. Department of State’s Foreign Service Institute.

Prior to this role, she was Deputy Director of the National Museum of American Diplomacy from 2018 to 2021. She has been a Foreign Service Officer with the U.S. Department of State for nineteen years. Specializing in Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs, Jane has served domestically and overseas, including postings at the U.S. Mission in South Africa and the U.S. Mission in Colombia.

Jane has a B.A. from William & Mary (‘92), M.A. from Howard University (‘95), and a Ph.D. in Art History from the University of Michigan (‘02).