Board & Advisors

NTI's board of directors and advisors are influential figures in international security, business, science, diplomacy and international policymaking. They provide critical input and insight to NTI’s work, helping to guide our efforts to prevent catastrophic attacks and build a safer world.

Board of Directors

Ernest J. Moniz
Co-Chair and Chief Executive Officer, NTI
Sam Nunn
Co-Chair, NTI
Ted Turner
Co-Chair, NTI
Des Browne
Vice Chair, NTI
Joan Rohlfing
President and Chief Operating Officer, NTI
Ambassador Hamad Alkaabi
Permanent Representative of the UAE to the IAEA and UAE Special Representative for International Nuclear Cooperation
Alexey Arbatov
Head, Center for International Security at Institute of World Economy and International Relations, Russian Academy of Sciences
Charles A. Bowsher
Former Comptroller General of the United States and Head of the General Accounting Office
Edmund G. Brown Jr.
Governor of California
Liru Cui
Former President of China Institutes of Contemporary International Relations (CICIR)
Rolf Ekéus
Chairman Emeritus of the Board, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute
Gideon Frank
Former Director General of the Israel Atomic Energy Commission
Margaret A. Hamburg, M.D.
Foreign Secretary, National Academy of Medicine
Igor S. Ivanov
Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Russia
Riaz Mohammad Khan
Former Foreign Secretary of Pakistan
Jeong H. Kim
Former President, Bell Labs
Richard G. Lugar
Former U.S. Senator
Admiral, USN (ret.) Michael G. Mullen
17th Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff
Ronald L. Olson
Partner, Los Angeles office of Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
Michael A. Peterson
President and Chief Executive Officer of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation
Malcolm Rifkind
Former Foreign Secretary, UK
Ellen O. Tauscher
Former U.S. Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security
Nathalie Tocci
Director, Istituto Affari Internazionali


Charles B. Curtis
NTI President Emeritus and Emeritus Board Member
Susan Eisenhower
Emeritus Board Member
Eugene E. Habiger, USAF (Ret.)
Emeritus Board Member
Pierre Lellouche
Emeritus Board Member
Ambassador Hisashi Owada
Emeritus Board Member
William J. Perry
Emeritus Board Member
Nafis Sadik
Emeritus Board Member
Amartya Sen
Emeritus Board Member
Shirley Williams
Emeritus Board Member
Fujia Yang
Emeritus Board Member


Warren E. Buffett
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Berkshire Hathaway
David A. Hamburg
NTI Advisor and Distinguished Fellow
Siegfried S. Hecker
Co-director, Stanford University Center for International Security and Cooperation