Linda Senat is the former Director of International Relations at the American Jewish Committee in New York where she directed the diplomatic outreach program building relationships with the UN and consular communities to communicate on important international issues and create a framework for dialogue about critical human rights concerns. Prior to joining AJC, she was with Deloitte & Touche in NY, as an international tax attorney and focused on corporate international business expansion and development. She has represented blue chip private corporations and consultancies and has broad international experience advising foreign governments. Prior to moving to NY she was Executive Director of a European NGO, working with transition economy countries to change from command to market systems and modify their institutions and legislation. She brings to all her work an understanding of and an ability to bridge diverse cultures, practices and attitudes.