General Counsel and Chief International Officer, American Red Cross
Having first joined the American Red Cross in 2005 to lead their international activities -– which includes the $486 million response and recovery efforts following the Haiti earthquake – David Meltzer assumed additional responsibilities in January 2013 as the General Counsel of the American Red Cross.
Prior to joining the American Red Cross, Mr. Meltzer held a number of legal and non-legal positions in the world’s largest satellite communications organization – Intelsat – and prior to that had legal positions at two law firms and the World Bank.
Mr. Meltzer earned his B.A. in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania and received a J.D. from the George Washington University.