Geeta Pasi graduated from Duke University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree. She completed a Master’s Degree in French Studies at New York University. Before joining the Foreign Service, she worked as an institutional financial market researcher in New York.
Geeta Pasi is Ambassador to Chad. Immediately prior to her current assignment, she was Director of the Office of Career Development and Assignments in the Bureau of Human Resources. She served as Ambassador to Djibouti from 2011-2014. From 2009-2011, she was Director of East African Affairs in the Bureau of African Affairs at the Department of State. She also served as Deputy Chief of Mission in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Her other foreign assignments include Germany, India, Ghana, Romania, and Cameroon. In addition to overseas assignments, she served in various positions within the Department of State in Washington, D.C., including as a member of the Secretary of State’s advance team and was responsible for managing the Secretary’s overseas travel. She also served as Desk Officer for Afghanistan at the Department of State from 2001-2003.
Ms. Pasi hails from New York State. Her foreign languages include French, Hindi, Romanian and German.