WILLEMSTAD – The United States Consulate General in Curacao announced the appointment of Margaret Hawthorne as the US Consul General to Curacao and Chief of Mission to Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Saba, Sint Eustatius, and Sint Maarten.
Hawthorne, a career member of the US Foreign Service with 25 years of experience as a diplomat, assumed her duties as principal officer in Curacao and Chief of Mission to the Dutch Caribbean in April. She previously served as the director of the crisis management training division at the Foreign Service Institute in Washington, DC.
Prior to that, she was the Deputy Chief of Mission at the US Embassy in Belmopan, Belize from 2011-2014, with ten months as the Chargé d’Affaires. Other overseas assignments include head of the political external unit at the US Embassy in Moscow from 2007-2009, positions in Madrid, Santo Domingo and the US Mission to the UN in New York.
Source: Today SXM Margaret Hawthorne new US Consul General