Recently, Bincheng Mao sat down with Ambassador David Adelman, a distinguished statesman and former U.S. Ambassador to Singapore in the Obama administration, to discuss pro bono work, community service, and public service leadership.
U.S. Ambassador to Singapore David Adelman with President Obama, via Emory University
Our distinguished guest is Ambassador David Adelman, who served as U.S. Ambassador to Singapore during the Obama administration. During his term as U.S. Ambassador, he led eight trade missions throughout Asia including the first-ever to Myanmar. He also launched the US–Singapore Strategic Partnership Dialogue, established a Third Country Training Program to address health, and worked to make Singapore a party to the Hague Convention on International Child Abductions. For his outstanding service, Amb. Adelman was awarded the U.S. State Department Superior Honor Award.
Bincheng Mao moderates this interview with Ambassador Adelman. He is the chief editor of Inclusion Advocate and founder of the East Coast Coalition for Tolerance and Non-Discrimination (ECC). Under his leadership, ECC has mobilized young volunteers from across the US to serve minorities struggling to access health services during the COVID-19 pandemic. He is a recipient of the Clinton Foundation COVID-19 Student Action Fund.
Inclusion Advocate - Unscripted is an interview series produced by the East Coast Coalition for Tolerance and Non-Discrimination (ECC), a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting minority inclusion.