A controversial figure in his own country, Dino Patti Djalal became ambassador of Indonesia to the United States in September 2010, despite calls from human rights groups for President Barack Obama to reject his credentials.
Scot Marciel could not have asked for a better way to celebrate his 25th year with the State Department than by receiving his first ambassador assignment. A specialist in trade and economics, the career diplomat and member of the Senior Foreign Service took over as U.S. ambassador to Indonesia, arriving in country on August 16, 2010.
Cameron R. Hume presented his credentials as US ambassador to Indonesia on August 1, 2007, and served until August 6, 2010.
Hume graduated from Princeton University and the American University School of Law. He is a member of the Foreign Service, with the rank of career minister.