African-American History Month 2010: Clayton Bond

February 13, 2010

Date: 02/17/2010 Description: Black History Month 2010: Clayton Bond - State Dept ImageFollowing internships as a Pickering Fellow in the State Department’s Office of Environmental Policy and in Embassy Gaborone’s political and economic affairs section, Clayton Bond entered the Foreign Service with the 104th A-100 class on September 10, 2001. He has served in Washington as a watch officer in the Department’s 24-7 Operations Center and as a recruiter covering the southeast United States. Mr. Bond’s overseas postings include Bogotá, Colombia; New Delhi, India; and now Singapore, where he is Assistant General Services Officer.

Mr. Bond has a Master’s degree in Environmental Change and Management from the University of Oxford, where he was a Fulbright Scholar; a Master’s degree in Public Policy from Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government; and a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Hampton University. He is a native of Detroit, Michigan.