FORA.tv Speaker - Gloria Duffy

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Biography

Gloria Duffy is President and CEO of The Commonwealth Club of California.

Gloria Duffy previously served as US Special Coordinator for Cooperative Threat Reduction and Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense in the Clinton Administration. Her mission was to convince the countries of the former Soviet Union to give up their weapons of mass destruction, and to prevent the spread of their nuclear, chemical and biological weapons and material.

In years prior, she was the first Executive Director of Ploughshares Fund, a public charitable grant making foundation in San Francisco; Assistant Director of the Arms Control Association, a public interest group in Washington, DC; editor of Arms Control Today, and a resident consultant at the RAND Corporation.

A San Francisco native, Dr. Duffy holds M.A., M. Phil. and Ph.D. degrees in political science from Columbia University in New York, and an A.B. magna cum laude from Occidental College in Los Angeles. Gloria has also worked with the MacArthur Foundation in Chicago, and been a member of Stanford's Center for International Security and Cooperation since 1980.

20 Programs

Brian Michael Jenkins: How Safe Is America Today?

06.24.13 | 01:08:22 min | 0 comments

Is US Diplomacy Possible with a Belligerent North Korea?

04.08.13 | 01:05:46 min | 0 comments

Nancy Pelosi: Commemorating 25 Years in Congress

05.29.12 | 01:06:56 min | 0 comments

T.C. Boyle in Conversation

03.05.12 | 01:04:09 min | 0 comments

Senator John Kerry

04.01.11 | 01:18:31 min | 2 comments

Richard Dreyfuss: Improving Civic Education

07.19.10 | 01:02:59 min | 10 comments

Nancy Pelosi: Affordable Healthcare for America Act

04.06.10 | 01:06:58 min | 13 comments

CIA Director Leon Panetta

10.23.09 | 01:07:10 min | 6 comments

Rep. Ellen Tauscher Talks Nuclear Non-Proliferation

05.28.09 | 01:10:40 min | 3 comments

Nancy Pelosi: From the Kitchen to the Congress

04.15.09 | 01:09:12 min | 4 comments

NewsHour with Legendary Journalist Jim Lehrer

04.05.09 | 01:06:48 min | 2 comments

Robert Legvold: The Future of US/Russian Relationship

03.30.09 | 01:05:59 min | 0 comments

World Perspectives of America Under Obama

03.19.09 | 01:08:42 min | 2 comments

Brian Jenkins: Will Terrorists Go Nuclear?

09.29.08 | 01:06:41 min | 3 comments

Fred Kaplan on Daydream Believers and American Power

05.12.08 | 01:06:35 min | 0 comments

George Shultz and William Perry

04.02.08 | 01:06:56 min | 0 comments

Intelligence Reform and the Iran NIE

02.14.08 | 01:09:11 min | 1 comment

Gloria C. Duffy: The New Russia

11.27.07 | 01:08:08 min | 0 comments

A Profile of Condoleezza Rice

05.14.07 | 01:06:01 min | 0 comments

William Perry

01.22.07 | 01:09:59 min | 0 comments