Acting Deputy Chief of Mission Jason Kalbfleisch

Jason Kalbfleisch and his family arrived in Tbilisi, Georgia in July 2017.  Prior to Tbilisi, he studied at the National War College in Washington, D.C.

Mr. Kalbfleisch’s overseas Foreign Service Assignments include Deputy Management Counselor, Moscow, Russia; Management Officer, Regional Command North, Mazar e Sharif, Afghanistan and Lusaka, Zambia; General Services Officer, Wellington, New Zealand, and Nairobi, Kenya; Special Assistant to the Chief of Staff, Baghdad, Iraq.

His domestic Foreign Service assignments include Special Assistant to the Secretary’s Senior Advisor for Management Reform; Management Analyst, Office of Management Policy, Rightsizing and Innovation; International Relations Officer in the Office of Ecology, Natural Resources and Conservation.

Prior to joining the Foreign Service, Mr. Kalbfleisch was a Senior Consultant in the Enterprise Risk Management practice at Deloitte and Touche.  He also served on active duty as an Infantry Officer in the United States Army, in the 82nd Airborne Division and F Company, 425 LRSC in the Michigan Army National Guard.  Mr. Kalbfleisch has a BS from Michigan State University and MS from the National War College.

Mr. Kalbfleisch is married to Julie Martens Kalbfleisch and has a daughter Lillian and two sons, Jacob and Maxwell.