United States Ambassador to China (2011-2014)
United States Secretary of Commerce (2009-2011)
Governor of Washington State (1997- 2005)
Institute of Politics Spring 2016 Visiting Fellow
Karen Gordon Mills (Moderator)
Administrator, U.S. Small Business Administration (2009- 2013)
Senior Fellow, Harvard Business School and Harvard Kennedy School
Former American Ambassador to China, Secretary of Commerce and governor of Washington State Gary Locke joined former Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration Karen Gordon Mills in conversation at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum. Mr. Locke discussed a wide range of topics, including the importance of the Department of Commerce, his "metric" approach to government and the ever-significant U.S.-China relationship.