During this time he developed conflict resolution techniques that were instrumental in saving over five hundred hostages in different terrorist episodes, including the Hanafi Moslem Seizure in Washington, DC, the TWA Croatian Hijacking, the Aldo Moro Kidnapping, the JRA Hijacking, the PLO Hijacking, and many other incidents involving terrorists such as Idi Amin, Muammar Quaddafi, Carlos, FARC, Abu Nidal and Saddam Hussein. Pieczenik helped develop negotiation strategies for major U. - Soviet arms control summits under the Reagan administration. – Member, House of Representatives, State Legislature of New Hampshire 1992 - present. Retired Social Worker and Social Work Administrator, State of New Hampshire 1973 - 1991. Former Director of Correctional Health Services, State of Massachusetts 1974 - 1976.
Pieczenik utilized his unique abilities and expertise to develop strategies and tactics that were instrumental in resolving major conflicts in Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, Europe and the United States. Pieczenik was the principal International Crisis Manager and Hostage Negotiator under Secretaries of State Kissinger and Vance. Vice President Walter Mondale – 42nd Vice President of the United States 1977 - 1981. Professor of Political Science, Keene State College 1972 - present. Former Instructor, Business Law, Keene State College. Former Health Officer, State of North Dakota 1976 - 1980.
Served in a variety of positions at the Library, including Director of Technology of the Center for Innovative Management and Technology and as Assistant Director of Automated Systems.
Licensed Professional Electrical Engineer, State of Massachusetts. Carton, MS, Ph D – Retired Environmental Scientist and Researcher. Former Risk Assessment Manager, Office of Toxic Substances, Environmental Protection Agency (20 year EPA career).
Former Director of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education. Former President of Ryerson Polytechnical Institute in Toronto.
Former Dean of Arts and Science at Trent University.
Appointed by Governor David Paterson on January 23, 2009, to fill the Senate seat vacated by Hillary Rodham Clinton, who had been appointed United States Secretary of State. After government experience served as President, Franklin Pierce College (20 years) and as Trustee of the University System of New Hampshire (12 years). Previously a financial analyst, budget analyst, and management consultant with Arthur D. Editor's note: WTC Building 7 was 610 feet tall, 47 stories. Senior Vice President, Lockheed Martin 1995 - 2000. Enver Masud, BS EE, MS OR (Operations Research), PE – Former Chief, Strategic and Emergency Planning Branch, U. Hirschhorn, BS Metallurgical Engineering, MS Metallurgical Engineering, Ph D Materials Engineering – Senior Staff Member, Congressional Office of Technology Assessment 1978 - 1990.
Former Special Counsel to the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Vice Chairman of the Joint House - Senate Economic Committee. Former Member of the New York State Assembly 1975 - 1980. Former Member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives, serving as Majority Leader 1963 - 1964 and as Speaker 1965 - 1968. Formerly Founder and CEO of a mining explosives company (25 years). Rose to the position of Special Assistant to President Bill Clinton and Senior Director for African Affairs, National Security Council. Graduate of the Harvard Advanced Management Program. Member of the Society of Actuaries, and of the American Academy of Actuaries. Founder and CEO of The Wisdom Fund, and recipient of the 2002 Gold Award from the Human Rights Foundation for his book Joel S.
Former Associate Professor of Urban Planning and Faculty Associate of the Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan.
Co-author of – Former Member of the Canadian House of Commons 1960 - 1962.
Also served in the Department of Justice as the Assistant Attorney General of the Lands Division 1961 - 1965, and as Deputy Attorney General 1965 - 1967. Candidate for the 2008 Republican Presidential nomination. Former Vice Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee. Acting ambassador to Baghdad when Iraq invaded Kuwait in 1990. In February 2002, he investigated reports of Iraq’s attempt to buy uranium from Niger for the George W. Husband of Valerie Plame, a covert CIA operative, specializing in weapons of mass destruction, whose identity was revealed to reporters by members of the Bush administration. Former Associate Editor of the Wall Street Journal.
Ramsey Clark, MA, JD – 66th United States Attorney General 1967 - 1969. Congressman Ron Paul, MD – 9-term Congressman from Texas, 1979 - 1985, 1997 - present. Chairman of the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Former Vice Chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee. Professor Emeritus, Economics, Texas A&M University. Paul Craig Roberts, Ph D – Assistant Secretary of the U. Treasury under Ronald Reagan, "Father of Reaganomics".
Member of the Judiciary Committee, the Finance Committee, and the Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee. Co-Chairman of the Joint House-Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (JICI) that investigated the events of 9/11. Walter Peterson – 81st Governor of New Hampshire 1969 - 1973. Also served on the House Transportation and Science Committees. He served also on a congressional commission, similar to the 9/11 one, and with the Office of Management and Budget. Recipient of the Presidential Rank Award for Distinguished Senior Career Executives presented by Vice President Al Gore 1998. Former Director, Office of Engineering, Washington, D. Author of more than 120 technical and non-technical articles and reports.