Ms. Katherine Nouri Hughes

 

Ms. Katherine Nouri Hughes
Writer
United States

 

Ms. Katherine Nouri Hughes (elected in 1996) is a writer. After receiving a masters degree in Near Eastern Studies from Princeton University, she lived in Cairo and worked at AUC. She was later a vice-president at Robinson, Lake, Lerer & Montgomery in New York and for 12 years vice-president for communications at the Milken Family Foundation in Los Angeles. She continues to serve as a special consultant to its president. 

Ms. Hughes serves on the boards of WNET/13, a public media institution and the nation's most-watched public television station; the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, based at Carnegie Hall; and the Milken Family Foundation. She is a long-time member of the national finance board of the Democratic National Committee, and of the Advisory Council of Princeton University's Near Eastern Studies Department. She lives in New York City and in Princeton.