James D. Nealon, the new Deputy Chief of
Mission for the U.S. Embassy in Uruguay, arrived in Montevideo
July 28 to assume his post.
James D. Nealon, the new Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy Montevideo addressing embassy staff upon assuming his post July 29, 2005. Nealon
will be in charge of the U.S. diplomatic mission
as the Chargé D'Affaires until the new ambassador
Nealon will be in charge of the diplomatic
mission as the Chargé D'Affaires until the new ambassador
is named to replace Martin J. Silverstein, who completed
his post August 1, 2005.
The representative has previously served
in Uruguay between 1986 and 1990 as the Cultural Attaché.
In addition, Nealon has been stationed in Chile, Hungary
and the Philippines. His most recent assignment was in Spain
as the Officer for Press and Cultural Affairs. He also served
in various capacities in the Department of State in Washington,
Married to Kristin Nealon, is the father
of four children. He is a graduate of Brown University and