TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – Francisco Mora, a professor of politics and international relations at Florida International University, was named Thursday by President Joe Biden to serve as ambassador to the Organization of American States.
He also served in the Obama administration as deputy assistant secretary for defense for the Western Hemisphere from 2009 to 2013.READ MORE: Violent Crash In NW Miami-Dade, One Person Killed
Biden’s nomination of Mora for the ambassadorship is subject to U.S. Senate confirmation.READ MORE: Police Believe Fiancé Of Missing SW Florida Woman Gabby Petito Is Withholding Critical Information
Former state Rep. Carlos Trujillo, R-Miami, was ambassador to the Organization of American States during the Trump administration.MORE NEWS: Florida Sheriff's Deputies Cleared In Shootout With Two Children
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