Contact MEI

  • Office of the President

    Amb. Wendy Chamberlin, President
    Rebecca Yim, Executive Assistant and Office Manager

    Phone: (202) 785-1141x215
    Fax: (202) 331-8861
  • Programs

    Paul Salem, Senior Vice President for Policy Research and Programs (ext. 225)

    Jessica Agostinelli, Program Coordinator (ext. 243)

    Phone: (202) 785-1141
    Fax: (202) 331-8861
  • Research

    Paul Salem, Vice President for Policy Research and Programs (ext. 225)

    Lillian Judge, Assistant Editor (ext. 206)

    Phone: (202) 785-1141x206
    Fax:
  • Communications

    Kate Seelye, Vice President

    Scott Zuke, Director of Communications (ext. 236)

    Antoun Issa, Director of Public Relations (ext. 202)

    Megan Scott, Motion Graphics Designer (ext. 204)

    Phone: (202) 785-1141x236
    Fax: (202) 331-8861
  • Languages and Regional Studies

    Mark Tynan, Program Manager (ext. 237)

    Shabnam Jafari, Senior Marketing Manager (ext. 223)

    Phone: (202) 785-2710
    Fax: (202) 331-8861
  • Publications

    John Calabrese, Book Review Editor

    Jacob Passel, Managing Editor, Middle East Journal

    Lillian Judge, Assistant Editor

    Email: mej@mei.edu
    Phone: (202) 785-1141x205
    Fax: (202) 331-8861
  • Development and Corporate Relations

    Kevin Cowl, Vice President for Development (ext. 213)

    Hayley Smart, Development Assistant (ext. 209)

    Amber Herrle, Development Assistant (ext. 247)

    Phone: (202) 785-1141x213
    Fax: (202) 331-8861
  • The Oman Library at the Middle East Institute

    Phone: (202) 785-1141x222
    Fax: (202) 331-8861
  • Leadership Development Internship Program

    Lillian Judge, Coordinator

    Phone: (202) 785-1141x206
    Fax: (202) 331-8861
  • Center for Turkish Studies

    Gonul Tol, Director

    Phone: (202) 785-1141x217
    Fax: (202) 331-8861
  • Center for Pakistan Studies

    Marvin Weinbaum, Scholar-in-Residence

    Phone: (202) 785-1141x234
    Fax: (202) 331-8861
  • Finance and Human Resources

    Tamara Kalandiya, COO and CFO (ext. 224)

    David Gagua, Financial and Human Resources Manager (ext. 214)

    Phone: (202) 785-1141x161
    Fax: (202) 331-8861
  • Technology

    Howard Fleming, Deputy Director

    Email: it@mei.edu
    Phone: (202) 785-1141x411
    Fax: (202) 331-8861