Deputy Chief of Mission
Patrick Dunn currently serves as Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. In his previous tour he served as Deputy Director in the Office of Europe, Western Hemisphere, and Africa in the Bureau of Energy Resources. He is a Foreign Service Officer focusing on economic diplomacy.
A 2013 Distinguished Graduate of the National Defense University, he has also served as Deputy Chief of Mission/Chargé in Praia, Cape Verde; Deputy Economic Counselor in Baghdad, Iraq; and Economic Counselor in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
Other tours in Latin America have included Cuba, Mexico, and an assignment in Washington as the Trade Policy Officer in the Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs (WHA).
He is accompanied by his wife, Meltem.