Mr. Donald Gips

Former U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of South Africa

Mr. Donald Gips

Former U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of South Africa

Biography

Mr. Donald Gips is the former U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of South Africa. He was awarded the 2010 Sue M. Cobb Award for Exemplary Diplomatic Service in recognition for his efforts to promote improved relations between South Africa and USA. Prior to his role as ambassador, Mr. Gips served as Assistant to President Barack Obama overseeing the selection of political appointments for the Obama Administration.