The ICAS Bulletin
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PETER T R BROOKES
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Asian and Pacific Affairs
U S Department of Defense
We are pleased to share with you that Peter T R Brookes will be joining the Bush Administration as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of
Defense for Asian and Pacific Affairs, effective Tuesday July 17, 2001.
(Addendum: The official announcement from Department of Defense, July 20, 2001)
Peter T.R. Brookes assumed duties as deputy assistant secretary
of Defense for Asian and Pacific Affairs on July 16. Under the
direction of the assistant secretary of Defense for
International Security Affairs, he is responsible for policy
development, planning, guidance and oversight for the
Brookes most recently served as the principal advisor for East
Asian affairs with the Republican staff of the House Committee
on International Relations. A graduate of the U.S. Naval
Academy and Johns Hopkins University, Brookes has served in a
variety of public and private organizations, including Science
Applications International Corp., the Central Intelligence
Agency, the U.S. Mission to the United Nations, the State
Department and E-Systems. Brookes served on active duty in the
U.S. Navy from 1982 to 1989 and has more than 1,300 flight hours
in the EP-3 reconnaissance aircraft.
Sang Joo Kim
Sr Fellow & Executive Vice President
N.B. Biographical sketch for Peter Brookes,
and links to his other contributions to ICAS.