Mr. Michael W. Gray is the Political/Economic Chief at the U.S Consulate General in Lahore. Prior to the Lahore assignment, he has served in Central Asia, the Balkans and West Africa. He graduated from Tulane University with a degree in Finance and was a Peace Corps Volunteer before joining the Foreign Service.
Prof. Sajjad Naseer is a Senior Fellow and Professor of Political Science at the Lahore School of Economics. He has published extensively in Academic Journals concentrating on Political Science, Strategic & Security Affairs, Public Policy and Pakistan-India Relations. Some of his papers include Federalism and Constitutional Development in Pakistan and Pakistan – U.S. Relations 1988 -97: An Appraisal.
Dr. Saeed Shafqat is Professor and Founding Director of the Centre for Public Policy and Governance. He has been Adjunct Professor at SIPA (2005-2009) Columbia University and recently spent the 2012 spring semester as Visiting Professor at the College of Wooster, Ohio. He has published extensively on culture, politics, security, public policy, governance, demographic change and civil service reforms.