Deputy Chief of Mission Alan Purcell

Alan Purcell became Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine in May 2021.  A career Foreign Service Officer, he served most recently as Acting Consul General in Hamilton, Bermuda, from January to May 2021.  He was Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor from 2019 to 2020, which was one of several previous assignments in Washington, D.C.  His overseas assignments include a previous tour in Ukraine as Political Counselor, and service at U.S. Embassies in Greece, Georgia, Moldova, and Hungary.