Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Global Markets
U.S. Department of Commerce
International Trade Administration
Holly Vineyard serves as the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Global Markets within the U.S. Department of Commerce/International Trade Administration. Global Markets oversees and coordinates the Commerce Departmentís policies, programs and network of trade professionals. Our offices are located in over 70 countries, 100 locations across the United States, and in Washington, D.C. Through its Commercial Service, Advocacy Center, SelectUSA, and regional trade policy experts, Global Markets promotes U.S. exports, advances and protects U.S. commercial interests abroad, and attracts inward investment into the United States. All on behalf of our clients -- those who create American jobs through trade and investment.
Holly joined the Commerce Department in 1994. Prior to her current position, she served as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Asia; the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Africa, the Middle East and South Asia; the Director of the Office of Africa; as Senior Policy Advisor to the Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade; and as a desk officer for India and Singapore. She was detailed twice to the Senate Finance Committee, where she worked with the Trade Subcommittee on a wide range of issues. Prior to joining the Commerce Department, Holly worked in the private sector.
Holly holds a master's degree from George Mason University and a bachelor's degree from the College of William and Mary.
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