Director of the American Center Kolkata, Chad P. Cummins would be inaugurating the office library of youth action for rural development (YARD) on December 1. After the inaugural programme, Cummins would interact with young professionals on “Education, Culture, Environment and Climate Change” at the Conference Hall of YARD, 2nd Floor, NST Terminus, Kohima.
Chad P. Cummins has been Director of the American Center in Kolkata since October 2009. His previous assignments include postings as cultural affairs officer in Senegal, watch officer for the bureau of intelligence and research at the department of state in washington DC, Political-Military Officer in Honduras; and vice consul in Merida, Mexico.
Chad received an Individual Superior Honor Award for his contribution to furthering U.S. government public diplomacy efforts in Senegal and an individual meritorious honor award for his reporting on corruption in Honduras.