Ask a Diplomat in Residence

Please join diplomat in residence, Kenneth Chavez, to learn more about careers in the foreign service, the Consular Fellows Program and other opportunities with the U.S. Department of State.

As the diplomat in residence for the Southwest region, Kenneth Chavez is based in the University of New Mexico and serves communities in western Texas, New Mexico and Arizona. Kenneth is dedicated to supporting professionals and students pursuing opportunities with the U.S. Department of State.

Kenneth has served for 12 years as a foreign service officer in the Consular Affairs career track at posts in Mexico, China, Nicaragua and Washington, D.C., in the operations center and Bureau of Consular Affairs.

Check out the Diplomat in Recidence Facebook page for the Southwest region.

See a photo recap of past events with Kenneth Chavez.

School of Politics and Global Studies
Matthew Oxford
Coor Hall, room 6761
Tempe campus