MICHAEL D. RICHMOND, PH.D.,
Senior Commercial Specialist at the U.S. Embassy in Ulaanbaatar
Born in Los Angeles, California, USA, Dr. Richmond came to Mongolia in 1996 with the United States Peace Corps; and decided to stay in vibrant and dynamic Mongolia. He joined the staff of the U.S. Embassy in Ulaanbaatar in late 2000 and has served as Senior Commercial Specialist since then. In this role Dr. Richmond promotes U.S. goods and services in Mongolia, ranging from the promotion of U.S. franchises to sale Boeing jets to protection of U.S. Intellectual Property Rights.