BoiseCFR Annual Membership Renewal

Note: Membership renewal notices for this  coming season will be mailed to you in August. Dues payment can be made to BCFR, P.O. Box 2572, Boise, Idaho 83701.

 Reservations for BoiseCFR Dinner Meetings

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BoiseCFR February Dinner Meeting

Date:            Thursday February 13, 2020 

Time:           Social hour 6:00 p.m.; dinner 7:00 p.m.

Place:          Riverside Hotel- Room TBD   (click for hotel room map)

Cost:            $25.00, including tax and tip. Please make checks payable to the Boise
                       Committee on Foreign Relations.

Speaker:     Mark Simakovsky

Topic:          "From the Fringe to the Center: Ukraine, Russia and the Future of                         U.S. Policy "

Mark Simakovsky, is a Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council’s Eurasia Center and Vice President of Beacon Global Strategies.

Previously, he served as the European/NATO Chief of Staff; the Russia Country Director; Eurasia Strategy Advisor; and Georgia/Moldova Country Director in the Office of the Secretary of Defense.

He also served in the Office of Russian Affairs in the Department of State and with the German Marshall Fund. He received the Secretary of Defense’s Medal for Exceptional Civilian Service and was named one of the “Top 99 Under 33 Foreign Policy Leaders.”


On Monday March 16, Bruce Jones, Vice President and Foreign Policy Director at the Brookings Institution will speak to the Boise Committee.

Boise Committee membership renewal notices for our 2019-2020 season were mailed in August.  If you are not a member and are interested in joining the Boise Committee, please go to our Membership page to get more information about joining.

Also, consider a tax-deductible contribution in support of students.