President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. nominated Claire D. Cronin to be United States Ambassador to Ireland on June 23, 2021. After confirmation by the United States Senate, she was sworn in by Attorney William Bonaccorso on January 19, 2022, and presented her credentials to the President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins.
Deputy Chief of Mission
Alexandra McKnight is the Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Dublin. Previously, she served as the Chargé d’affaires ad interim from January 2021 to February 2022.
President of the United States
President Biden represented Delaware for 36 years in the U.S. Senate before becoming the 47th Vice President of the United States. As President, Biden will restore America’s leadership and build our communities back better.
Vice President of the United States
Kamala D. Harris is the Vice President of the United States of America. She was elected Vice President after a lifetime of public service, having been elected District Attorney of San Francisco, California Attorney General, and United States Senator.
U.S. Secretary of State
Antony J. Blinken is the 71st U.S. Secretary of State. He was nominated by President Biden on November 23, 2020; confirmed by the U.S. Senate on January 26, 2021; and sworn in by Vice President Kamala Harris the following day.