U.S. Embassy Grenada Principal Officer Karl Duckworth

Karl Duckworth is a career member of the Foreign Service. During his tenure as a Foreign Service Officer, he has served in assignments in Jordan, Ecuador, and Washington DC, most recently as head of strategic communications for the Office of Cuban Affairs.

Prior to joining the Foreign Service, Karl served in the U.S. Air Force, with assignments in Texas, South Korea, Germany, as well as Civil Service assignments with the Department of the Air Force and the U.S. Department of State, most recently as acting deputy assistant administrator and spokesperson for the U.S. Agency for International Development.  He and his wife Kristin are the proud parents of three young children.