Suzanne DiMaggio

Senior Fellow, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Ms. Suzanne DIMAGGIO is a Senior Fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, where she focuses on US foreign policy toward Asia and the Middle East. She is one of the foremost experts and practitioners of diplomatic dialogues with countries that have limited or no official relations with the United States of America, especially Iran and North Korea. For two decades, she has led track 1.5 and 2 dialogues on a range of issues, including a US-DPRK initiative that has included several visits to North Korea. As part of that process, she facilitated the first official diplomatic discussions between the Trump administration and North Korean government representatives. She is also a co-founder and the board chair of the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft and an associate senior fellow in the Disarmament, Arms Control and Non-proliferation Programme at the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI).