Ronald L. Olson is a partner in the Los Angeles office of Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP. Olson has practiced law with the firm since 1968. Olson also is a director of Berkshire Hathaway, Edison International, City National Corporation, The Washington Post Company, and Western Asset Trusts.
Baroness Williams recently retired from the House of Lords after 50 years in politics to focus on a number of issues including Europe and climate change. Earlier in her career, she was a Member of Parliament in the House of Commons and served as a Labour Cabinet Minister of Education and Science.
Robert E. Berls, Jr. has a deep background in Soviet/Russian energy and nuclear weapons issues. During the first Clinton Administration, he was special assistant for Russia/NIS Programs to the secretary of energy.
Michelle Nalabandian joined NTI in 2009 and serves as program officer for the scientific and technical affairs program. In this role, she manages operational elements of the program, focusing on the security of nuclear and radiological materials globally, cybersecurity for nuclear facilities, and biosecurity threats.
Under Secretary Tauscher is a former Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security and former seven term Member of Congress who served on Armed Services Committee and Chaired the Strategic Forces Subcommittee.
Laura Kiefer, Executive Assistant and Development Assistant, joined NTI in 2013. Kiefer contributes to both administrative and development efforts at NTI, providing assistance to the Chief Administrative Officer, Chief Development Officer as well as the Chief Financial Officer.