Our Team

Connect with our leadership and team of investment specialists

We're headquartered in Washington, D.C., but we work with a global network of investment specialists and Commercial Service colleagues based in the United States and U.S. embassies and consulates around the globe.

Contact us for support: SelectUSA@trade.gov.

Bill Burwell, Direct of Events, SelectUSA

Bill Burwell

Acting Executive Director and Deputy Executive Director 
Bill Burwell is the Deputy Executive Director of SelectUSA, overseeing the Investment Summit and other events.

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Elizabeth Schaefer, Director of Investment Analysis, SelectUSA

Elizabeth Schaefer

Director of the Investment Research Team
Elizabeth Schaefer is the Director of the Investment Research Team at SelectUSA. Ms. Schaefer leads data, evaluation, and analytical work relating to foreign direct investment promotion in the United States.

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William Kutson
Deputy Director, Investment Services Team

Rachel David
Deputy Director, Communications and Outreach Team

Jaqueline Vitello
Deputy Director, Program and Events Team