Deputy Chief of Mission
Scott B. Ticknor
Mr. Ticknor arrived in Dili, Timor-Leste in June, 2011. Prior to Dili he served as the Political/Economic Chief in Cameroon and the Political Chief in Ghana. His other prior posts include India, Nicaragua, Bangladesh, and Spain, in addition to working as the Sri Lanka Desk Officer in the State Department in Washington D.C. He worked as a Presidential Management Intern with the U.S. Information Agency from 1985-87.
Mr. Ticknor holds a B.A. in International Relations from the College of William and Mary and an M.A. in Political Science from the University of Michigan. He speaks French, Spanish, Portuguese and some Indonesian. He is married with one son.