Jay Truesdale is an Associate Partner at McKinsey & Company, supporting public and social sector organizations on strategy, risk, and crisis management.
Previously, he served as a Foreign Service Officer, with assignments as Special Assistant to two Deputy Secretaries of State, and as Chief of Staff at the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad, Pakistan, one of the largest American overseas diplomatic missions. He also served overseas in Russia, Ukraine, Hungary, and the U.S. Mission to the OSCE in Vienna. Jay is a reserve officer in the U.S. Navy, as well as a former Fulbright Scholar, Boren Fellow, and Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar.
He received degrees from Stanford, Harvard, and the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts.