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CFR in New York

The Council on Foreign Relations is headquartered in New York City in the landmarked Harold Pratt House, located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan.

58 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065
tel 212.434.9400
fax 212.434.9800

CFR’s New York office is also home to Foreign Affairs, the leading magazine on U.S. foreign policy and international issues.

CFR in Washington, DC

CFR is an established presence in the nation’s capital, convening and informing U.S. policymakers on global affairs.

1777 F Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006
tel 202.509.8400
fax 202.509.8490

Department Contacts

Global Communications and Media Relations

Iva Zoric, Vice President
Anya Schmemann, Managing Director
Tel:  1.212.434.9888

Email: [email protected]
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Corporate Affairs

Suzanne E. Helm, Vice President, Philanthropy and Corporate Relations
Tel: 1.212.434.9684

Email: [email protected]

Meetings and Membership

Nancy Bodurtha, Vice President


Stacey LaFollette, Director
Tel: 1.212.434.9600
Email: [email protected]

External Affairs

Jessica Harrington, Director
Email: [email protected] or [email protected]


Vera Ranola, Director
Membership: 1.212.434.9487

Email: [email protected]
Membership applications: 1.212.434.9456 or [email protected]

Fellowship Affairs

Tel: 1.212.434.9489
Email: [email protected]

National Program

Irina Faskianos, Vice President for National and Outreach Programs
Tel: 1.212.434.9465
Email: [email protected]

Development and Giving

Betsy Gude, Managing Director
Tel: 1.212.434.9788
Fax: 1.212.434.9852
Email: [email protected]


Patricia Dorff, Editorial Director
Tel: 1.212.434.9514
Fax: 1.212.434.9859
Email: [email protected]

Human Resources and Administration 

Jan Mowder Hughes, Vice President
Tel: 1.212.434.9530
Email: [email protected]

Rental Space

New York, NY

CFR’s Harold Pratt House and Peterson Hall are ideal rental locations for wedding ceremonies, receptions, celebrations, or corporate meetings and dinners. The Harold Pratt House features a majestic marble stairway connecting the ballroom with a variety of other beautiful spaces including a library, reception room, and drawing room. All feature cathedral ceilings, fireplaces, and antique chandeliers. The recently renovated Peter G. Peterson Hall has its own private limestone townhouse entrance and can be used alone or in combination with the Harold Pratt House.

To learn more about our space and to access our four-color brochure, please visit us at

Pratt Mansion
the Harold Pratt House

Washington, DC

CFR’s prestigious 1777 F Street, NW, address is just a block from the White House and offers a stylish combination of historic distinction and modern elegance. State-of-the-art facilities on four floors make entertaining effortless in versatile indoor and outdoor spaces. Each floor boasts an abundance of natural light, stunning wood and glass accents, and the newest audiovisual technology. The entire building has received LEED gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. Take your event outside and enjoy breathtaking views of the Washington Monument and the Old Executive Office Building from the top floor terrace. 1777 F Street, NW, is the perfect location for celebrations, conferences, meetings, and dinners.

To learn more about our space, please visit us at

Permissions and Copyright

Office of the General Counsel

Email: [email protected]