Janine Young is career Foreign Service Officer with 18 years of experience as a Management-coned generalist and 24 years total U.S. government experience. Since August 2018, Janine has served as the Management Counselor in Dar es Salaam, and is temporarily the Acting Deputy Chief of Mission. Her previous assignments include tours in Malawi, Bulgaria, Jerusalem, Eritrea, Washington, D.C., Hungary, and Pakistan. Janine has a B.A. in International Politics and German from the University of Redlands, California and an M.A. in International Politics from American University, Washington, D.C. She is a California native, who is married to a Scot, and she has one daughter.