October 18, 2010

The webcast speaker for the 2010 CHINA Town Hall was U.S. Ambassador to China Jon M. Huntsman, who previously served two terms as governor of Utah. The discussion, streamed live from the Embassy in Beijing, was moderated by National Committee President Stephen A. Orlins.

Immediately prior to his confirmation as Ambassador to China in August 2009, Jon Huntsman served as governor of Utah. His public service career began as a White House staff assistant to President Ronald Reagan and included appointments as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Asia, U.S. Ambassador to Singapore, and Deputy U.S. Trade Representative. He is a founding director of the Pacific Council on International Policy and has served on various boards such as the Brookings Institution Asia Policy Board, the Center for Strategic and International Studies Pacific Forum, the Asia Society and the National Bureau of Asian Research.

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