Advisory Board

IDS International’s Advisory Board brings decades of senior interagency and international leadership experience to guide IDS strategy and operations. Our members are dedicated to carrying out our mission to support civil and military operations by providing training and a wide range of expertise in defense, development and diplomacy.

Betty Bigombe, Senior Director, Fragility, Conflict and Violence at World Bank

Paula Dobriansky, Ambassador

George Flynn, Lieutenant General, USMC (Ret.)

David Handley, Managing Director for Europe for Veracity Worldwide 

Helaine KlaskyDirector, GE Public Affairs

James KunderFormer Deputy Administrator, USAID

Peter SingerStrategist at New American Foundation

Bob WoodLieutenant General, U.S. Army (Ret.)