Gretchen Ehle is a non-profit executive with over 15 years of experience in foreign policy, international diplomacy, and global entrepreneurship. She is currently the Director of Institutional Giving (Government) at the Atlantic Council where she is responsible for strategic business development growth for the Council in the public sector. Most recently she was the Vice President for the global programs division at the Meridian International Center quadrupling division revenue during her 10-year tenure at the organization.

Gretchen has completed all coursework towards a PhD in Public Policy with a focus on International Entrepreneurship from George Mason University where she received an M.A. in International Commerce. She received her B.A. in International Affairs from The George Washington University. Ms. Ehle is an avid contributor to her community through her membership in her local Rotary Club and Junior League. Gretchen lives in Woodley Park with her husband Quinn and Carolina Dog, Dingus.