U.S. Doorknock Meetings

AmCham Turkey Board Members and Team organized a series of doorknock meetings in Washington D.C. to draw attention to the growing importance of bilateral economic relations.

13 Doorknock visits took place in 3 days with 3 different types of stakeholders: Representatives of Public Institutions, Representatives of Congress, Think Thanks and NGOs.

Representatives of Public Institutions:
• MURAT MERCAN, Turkish Ambassador in Washington D.C.
• MARISA LAGO, Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade, U.S. Department of Commerce
• ERIKA OLSON, Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of State
• RETA JO LEWIS, President and Chair of U.S. Exim
• ENOH TITILAYO EBONG, USTDA Director & CARL KRESS, Regional Director, ME, NA, Europe, Eurasia, East Asia

Representatives of Congress:
• Congressman JOE WILSON, R-South Carolina- Türkiye Caucasus
• Congressman STEVE CHABOT, R- Ohio – Türkiye Caucasus
• MOLLY JOSEPH (Adviser to Ann Wagner, R– Missouri)
• Staffers of New Democrat Coalition

Think thanks and NGOs:
• JENNIFER MIEL, US Chamber Secretary General on Turkey and Middle East
• ALAN MAKOVSKY, Senior Fellow and MAX HOFFMAN, Senior Director, Center for American Progress
• LICY DO CANTO, APCO Worldwide Managing Director
• ALPER COŞKUN, Senior Fellow at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace