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Nicole Avants tenure as Ambassador
Since becoming Ambassador, Nicole Avant has focused on five priority initiatives: Education, alternative energy, economic and small business development, women’s empowerment, and raising awareness about the challenges facing people with disabilities.
Nicole Avant Sworn in as Ambassador to The Bahamas
Nicole Avant was sworn in as the 13th U.S. Ambassador to the Commonwealth of The Bahamas by U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in Washington, D.C., on September 9, 2009. Ms. Avant is expected to present her letters of credence to the Governor General of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas in October.