CEO, The Carter Center
Ambassador (Ret.) Mary Ann Peters
Ambassador (Ret.) Mary Ann Peters is chief executive officer for The Carter Center where she oversees all program implementation and operations. Before joining The Carter Center, she was provost of the U.S. Naval War College and dean of academics at the College of International and Security Studies at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies in Germany. She also spent more than 30 years as a career diplomat with the U.S. Department of State.